|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1864|
|Death: ||Apr. 25, 1932|
08/13/1885 G.W. Atkinson and Clara Simmers married.
(Freeport Journal newspaper)
MRS WASH ATKINSON
Mrs. Clara Simmers Atkinson, 67, wife of Wash Atkinson and one of Tarentum's best known residents, died last evening at 6 o'clock in the Allegheny Valley Hospital.
Mrs. Atkinson was born in Butler county and spent her early life there, coming to Tarentum in 1891. She was well known here and had many friends. She was a devout member of the First Methodist Church.
Surviving are her husband; one daughter, Mrs. John Hoffman, of Tarentum; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Elsie Atkinson, widow of Wesley Atkinson; two sisters: Mrs. David Kerr, of Tarentum, and Mrs. Alex Wickline, of Kittanning. There are also six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held in the home tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock with Rev. H.C. Renton, pastor of the First Methodist Church, in charge. Burial will follow in Prospect cemetery.
--from The Valley Daily News (Tarentum, PA), April 26, 1932, page 2
Mary E. Potts Simmers (1818 - 1904)
George Washington Atkinson (1862 - 1932)
Wesley L. Atkinson (1886 - 1918)*
Margaret Atkinson Hoffman (1887 - 1956)*
Mary Isabel Simmers Sarver (1841 - 1920)*
Sarah A. Simmers Criswell (1843 - 1873)*
Jonathan Walker Simmers (1845 - 1924)*
Hannah J. Simmers Fleming (1847 - 1904)*
Margaret E. Simmers Kerr (1854 - 1934)*
James L. Simmers (1857 - 1926)*
Adaline Simmers Wickline (1860 - 1945)*
Clara Alice Simmers Atkinson (1864 - 1932)
Clara A. ATKINSON 1864 - 1932
Plot: Aex 17
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Record added: Oct 07, 2009
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