Moses Samuel Robbins, 74, of Tybee Island, Georgia and husband of Saralyn Oberlin Robbins, died Monday afternoon, October 5, 2020, at his home.
Born in Savannah, Georgia, he was a son of the late Saul Robbins and the late Fannye Goodrich Robbins. Moses was a longtime member of Congregation Bnai Brith Jacob. He attended Emory University and later went to George Washington University. Moses was the owner and operator of Old Mexico Imports which later became Georgetown Cotton. He ran Georgetown Cotton for 30 years. After that he started and ran the Clothing Recycling Company. Moses spent lots of time learning about Native American culture. He loved spending time with friends and family, reading, and history.
Surviving are his wife of 18 years, Saralyn Oberlin Robbins; four children, Beatrice Robbins and her partner, Alec Caldwell, Jacob Robbins and his partner, Gloria Sheng, Joy Robbins and her partner, Lawrence Molloy, and Aaron Robbins and his partner, Kip Murray; three grandchildren, Constantine Moses Caldwell, Hudson Lawrence Robbins and Kairos Hope Molloy; one brother, Solomon Robbins and his wife, Harriet, and four nieces.
The funeral service will be held at 1 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, October 7, 2020, at the graveside, Bonaventure Cemetery, conducted by Rabbi Avigdor Slatus.
Remembrances: Congregation Bnai Brith Jacob – 5444 Abercorn Street, Savannah, Georgia 31405.