|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1945|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2013|
Services for Sally Sue Atkinson, 67, of Lufkin, will be held at the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Whitehouse Cemetery.
Mrs. Atkinson was born June 22, 1945 and died Jan. 16, 2013 in a local hospice facility.
Published in The Lufkin Daily News on January 17, 2013
Services for Sally Sue Atkinson, 67, of Lufkin, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2013 in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel, with Dr. Max Brand officiating. Interment will follow in the Whitehouse Cemetery.
Mrs. Atkinson was born June 22, 1945 in Willis, Oklahoma, the daughter of the late Martha Estelle (Brown) and James Earl Massey. She passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 in a local hospice facility. She married at a young age and had 4 girls by the age of 21. She worked and raised her girls by herself. She married Bobby Atkinson, Sr. on September 22, 1977. She moved to Childress and Wichita Falls and then back to Lufkin. She has lived in Lufkin for 21 years. Mrs. Atkinson loved her family, grandchildren, and Mr. Bobby. She loved taking care of people and tried to take care of everyone. She enjoyed making candy and cookies, and watching birds and squirrels.
Survivors include her husband Bobby C. Atkinson, Sr.; daughters and sons-in-law, Susie and Gary Evans, Linda and Mike Kellogg and Carolyn and Dee Sehorn; daughters, Brenda Reppond, Barbara Jackson, and Ann Sehorn and the late Donny; son, Bobby C. Atkinson, Jr.; brothers, Joe Massey, Edward Massey, and L.G. Vic Massey; sister, Lynn Rogers; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Atkinson was preceded in death by her grandchildren, Joshua and Amanda Jackson; brother, Raymond Massey; and sisters, Sherry Massey and Annette Massey.
Services have been placed in the trust of Gipson Funeral Home.
* obit edited -full obit published in The Lufkin Daily News on January 18, 2013
Created by: Deb
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
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