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Terrance "TR" Barnett Robinson Sr

Terrance B. "TR" Robinson Sr.-Mr. Terrance B. Robinson Sr. affectionately known as "TR" passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 29, 2021, at University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.

Mr. Robinson Sr. was born on April 19, 1969, in Youngstown a son of Kenneth Davis and Roberta Robinson. He graduated in 1987 from The Rayen High School, then enlisted into the US Army. He played little league for the Northside Knights and eventually became the head coach and mentor to many young men growing up on the Northside of Youngstown and the little league football team. He completed his education from the University of Phoenix and received his Business Degree in 2011. He also attended YSU studying psychology. He had his very own podcast, called "TRIBE" ( Terrance Robinson Independent Enterprises) and loved to speak and educate on current events and other topics to make a change and uplift the listeners. He retired from the Ohio State Penitentiary after working there for 16 years until he became ill. He was also a driver for Special Busing and Head Start in his early years.

He met  his high school sweetheart Latarsha Carter in 1986 then married on August 1, 1998 and to this union they were blessed with three beautiful children.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, his parents, his children; Terrance B. Jr., and Taryn Robinson of Youngstown, and Tayzhane Robinson of Orlando, FL., and a nephew whom he reared; Daquan Carter of Orlando, FL., 2 granddaughters; LaNae McDowell, and Kihlani Bryant of Youngstown, siblings; Erica (DeShannon) Hunter of Jacksonville, FL., Kisha (Tyree) Mitchell, nieces, nephews,  a host of friends that were like his siblings whom he grew up with from the northside of Youngstown ( too many to name), and other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents Lora Patterson Robinson and Robert Lee Robinson Jr., 3 aunt; Maggie Coleman, Azalee Robinson, and Connie Patterson, and an uncle: Ernest "RIP" Patterson Jr. 

Funeral service will be Wednesday,  May 12, 2021 at 12 noon at New Bethel Baptist Church. Friends may call from 11 am to 12 noon on Wednesday at the church. 

Please follow CDC guidelines (6 foot rule) of social distancing and wearing your mask over your mouth and nose. Please do not linger so the family can start their private funeral service promptly at 12 noon.

F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., have been given the honor to serve the family during this difficult time of bereavement.

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To the family:
You have my deepest condolences during this extremely tough time. T.R. was a wonderful Husband, Father, and Friend. Truly a good person. May your heart find peace and tranquility through the healing power of love, hope and light.

Pamela Benson May 11 2021 12:00 AM

Latarsha , I send my deepest sympathies to you and your family. Terrance was a great guy , who always said I inspired him , but it reality it was him who inspired me with his courage through all his up and downs these past few years, and he never complained and met the challenges head on. It was an honor and pleasure to get to know him over this short period of time. may he rest in the hands of god and be at peace

Jim Decapita May 10 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Terrance "TR" Robinson Sr

Erica avery May 8 2021 12:00 AM

On behalf of Genny F. Mason and the staff of F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., we extend our prayers and condolences to you.....

F D Mason May 7 2021 12:00 AM