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Rev. Robert Lynn Irwin

Published: 04/30/2013

Rev. Robert Lynn Irwin, 83, of Knoxville, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center, St. Mary's, following a long illness.

He was a retired United Methodist Church minister with 55 years of service. His assignments included Newport's First United Methodist Church (1981-1983).

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Jane Martin Irwin; three children Amy Irwin Toney of Johnson City, Beth Irwin Morgan of Chattanooga, and Robert (Rob) Martin Irwin of Knoxville; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 28, 2013, at St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Knoxville with interment following in Lynnhurst Cemetery.

Arrangements by Mynatt Funeral Home, Fountain City Chapel

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