-JULY 24, 2009
KEYSER, W.Va. - Lt. Col. James O. Robinson, (USAF Ret.), 78, of 120 Southern Drive, Keyser, died Friday, July 24, 2009, in Keyser.
Lt. Col. Robinson acted as a liaison between FAA, the Boeing Co., the FAA Western Region and related operations and maintenance personnel. An assistant chief for Aircraft Programs Division at FAA Headquarters in D.C. from 1973-76, he became chief of Aircraft Engineering and Manufacturing Division in 1977, and retired in 1989 from FAA Central Region in Kansas City, Mo.
Surviving are wife, Barbara J. "Bobbie" Robinson; two sons, James Scott Robinson and wife, Mary Ann, of Annapolis, Md., and Steven Gregg Robinson and wife, Colette, of Vienna, Va.; a daughter, Nancy Lynn Jensen and husband, Chip, of Argyle, Texas; two sisters; and four grandchildren.