Community Leader Delmar Robinson Dies
Longtime Biloxi housing advocate and community leader Delmar Robinson has died.You may remember his efforts led him to be named the city’s outstanding citizen in 2008.
Robinson served as chairman of the Biloxi Housing Authority after being appointed by Mayor A.J. Holloway in 1997. During his 19 years with the agency, he oversaw the transformation of the Biloxi Public Housing Agency.
Delmar Robinson was born in Biloxi on July 11th, 1937. He attended Biloxi Colored School and graduated from M.F. Nichols School. Robinson was 78-years-old.