A graveside funeral service will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. for Gary Ronald Robinson, 67, with Pastor Tom White officiating. Mr. Robinson was born in Corning, Arkansas on July 15, 1945 and passed away in Taft on June 28, 2013. He had proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army 101st Airborne. After working 40 years in the petroleum industry he retired as a heavy equipment operator. His hobbies and interests included fishing, hunting, playing the guitar and riding in the foothills. He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert; brother, Ronald; and his son, Robbie. Mr. Robinson is survived by his three sons, Rodney, Lil Gary and his wife, Christina, and Cody; seven grandchildren; his mother, Pansy; his brothers, Wayne and his wife, Mary, Larry and his wife Gail, Donald and his wife, Gail; his sister, Sue and Ray, and Joyetta; ex-wife, Sherry (Cody's mother); numerous nieces and nephews; his faithful dog, Hootch; and nephew and caretaker, Travis Hibbard. There are no visitation hours scheduled and the arrangements are under the direction of the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home. To express online condolences please visit www.EricksonAndBrown.com.