Kelley Robbins

Kelley Robbins, 64, of Scottsburg, Indiana, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his family and friends.  He was born on November 6, 1953 in Scottsburg, Indiana, the son of the late John M. Robbins Sr. and Goldie Pearl (Comer) Robbins. 

Kelley graduated from Scottsburg High School in 1971 and then earned his Bachelors Degree in Horticulture from Purdue University.  He was the owner and operator of Robbins' Landscaping and Nursery in Scottsburg, Indiana for 42 years and a member of the Church of the American Martyrs in Scottsburg, Indiana.  Kelley served as a Scott County Councilman for 27 years and is currently a Scott County Commissioner, which he has been for the last 3 years.  He was a member and past President of the Scott County Economic Development Board, a member of the Southern Indiana Solid Waste District and the Knights of Columbus Council 8052. 

Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Jean (Mulcahy) Robbins; a daughter, Katie Sawin and husband Jared of Scottsburg, Indiana; a son, Kyle Robbins of Scottsburg, Indiana; three brothers, John M. Robbins, Jr. and wife Sharon and Daniel Robbins all of Scottsburg, Indiana and Dennis Robbins and wife Pam of Kissimmee, Florida; two sisters, Deanna Trowbridge of Versailles, Indiana and Sharon Prall and husband Thomas of Scottsburg, Indiana and two grandchildren, Finn and Maeve Sawin. 

Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 am Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at the American Martyrs Catholic Church with burial in Bethel Cemetery in Leota, Indiana.  Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Monday at Collins Funeral Home.  Memorial Contributions to: Kelley Robbins Endowment Fund for Public Health c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, Indiana.  Online


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