4Kirk Douglas Robinson was born in Hawthorne on Mar. 13, 1957 to Verdell and Betty Robinson. He went to school and graduated from Mineral County High School.

Kirk died in Reno on Nov. 8, 2014. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Kirk will be held Saturday, Feb. 14 from 1 – 2 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church in Hawthorne. A reception will follow immediately at the VFW Hall on A Street.