|Birth: ||Jun. 1, 1924, USA|
|Death: ||May 27, 2008, USA|
William Harrell Atchley, 83, passed away Tuesday, May 27, after a brief illness. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the Air Force in the Pacific. He was employed as a mechanic working 28 years at Southern Motors, which later became Madison Cadillac. He retired from Bluff City Buick in 1987. Mr. Atchley was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, son, and friend. He will be deeply missed by all of those who knew him. He was preceded in death by his father, William Vaiden Atchley, and his mother, Mattie Harrell Atchley. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, LaVerne Campbell Atchley; a sister, Betty Atchley Brewer, of Quitman, MS; a brother, Fred Atchley, of San Antonio, TX; a daughter, Donna Thurmond-Smith; two grandsons, Daniel Bradley Angus and Jeremy David Angus; and a granddaughter, Natalie Erin Thurmond, all from Memphis, TN.
Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens
Created by: d. atchley
Record added: Jul 06, 2008
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