Gideon F. “Gid” Robbins


Gideon F. “Gid” Robbins, 78, of Hawesville, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  He was born in Breckinridge County, KY on October 3, 1942 to the late Leighton and Mary E. Jolly Robbins.  Gid was retired from Domtar and was a veteran of the United States Army.  He was an avid sports fan, loved quail hunting, enjoyed all his grandchildren and watching them play ball.  Gid was preceded in death by three siblings, Ruby Bozarth, Wilma Bickmeir and Gayle Rucker.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Beverly Powers Robbins; daughter, Amy (Shane) Lambert; sons, Richard Robbins, Timmy Robbins and Kevin (Shannon) Robbins; 9 grandchildren; siblings, Judy Stewart, Margaret Morgan, Lou Barclay and Billy Robbins along with several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 2 pm on Saturday February 13, 2021 at Blackford Baptist Church with burial following in the church cemetery.  Gid’s family will be greeting friends on Saturday from 10 am until service time at the church.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Blackford Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.  Share your memories and condolences with the family at

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