Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Atkinses in:
 • Wallsend Cemetery
 • Pineville
 • Bell County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
James Atkins
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1909
Death: Nov. 17, 1922, USA


PINEVILLE, Nov. 18 - James Atkins of this city, 13-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. W.T. Atkins, was instantly killed yesterday afternoon at Appalachia. He was getting on a passenger train at that place when another train going in the opposite direction struck him, killing him instantly. The boy was a cripple from infantile paralysis.

The body was brought home this morning and will be buried tomorrow morning at Wallsend cemetery. James Atkins is survived by his father, mother, two sisters and four brothers. His father is W.T. Atkins who killed Albert Williams at Dorton's Branch in September.

Middlesboro Daily News newspaper; Middlesboro, Kentucky
November 18, 1922; Page One 
Wallsend Cemetery
Bell County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: dm wms
Record added: Aug 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74842984

You were so young, I hate that you're gone. But you're in a better place than we are right now.
- Forallthelostlovedones
 Added: Jul. 6, 2013
I'm so sorry this tragic event happened to you, and so young. Rest in peace.
- inlovingmemoryofall
 Added: Jun. 27, 2013

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service