He won numerous awards during his career, including the Ohio
Athletic Conference Media Award and Marietta College’s Distinguished Service
Award. He was instrumental in the NCAA scheduling the first Division III
baseball world series in Marietta in 1976, and served on the World Series
committee for several years.
Bill Robinson leaves several special cousins, families and
Bill was a member of the Church of Christ and loved collie
dogs. He had seven during his lifetime, including Adam, his last.
Graveside services for Bill Robinson will be held Friday at 10:00 a.m. in
his hometown of Milan, Tennessee. Memorial contributions may be made to the
Humane Society of the Ohio Valley, P.O. Box 5, Marietta, Ohio 45750.