|Birth: ||Apr. 19, 1907|
|Death: ||Feb. 27, 1993|
Carmelita Clorene Atkinson, daughter of Daniel and Myrtle (Gatlin) Badger, was born April 19, 1907, west of Queen City, Mo., and died Saturday, February 27, 1993 in the Schuyler County Nursing Home at the age of 85.
She married Arthur Atkinson May 14, 1927 at Queen City, Mo. He preceded her in death on April 22, 1957.
Also preceding her in death were her parents, an infant son, John Daniel in January of 1946; a brother, Raymond Badger, a sister, Gladys Martinez; three half-brothers and two half sisters.
She is survived by two sons, Charles Atkinson, Queen City, Mo., Robert Atkinson, Davenport, Ia., one daughter, Mrs. Ross (Mary Ann) Anderson, Mt. Pleasant, Ia.; seven grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was a member of the Queen City Christian Church.
She was raised on a farm west of Queen City, Mo., and had worked for a health care facility in Burlington, Ia. until 1962 when she returned to her home in Queen City.
Funeral services were held Monday, March 1, 1993 in the Dooley Funeral Home with the Reverend Carey Davison officiating. Music was provided by Pauline Whitlow singing "What A Friend We Have in Jesus" and "In The Garden," accompanied by Julia Mollick, organist.
Bearers were Lloyd Bushnell, Russell Bushnell, Harold Mathes, Carl McBee, Charles Oliver and Loyal Kramer.
Burial was in the Queen City Cemetery.
Daniel Taylor Badger (1859 - 1926)
Myrtle Shropona Gatlin Badger (1877 - 1941)
Arthur Isaac Atkinson (1896 - 1957)*
John Daniel Atkinson (1946 - 1946)*
Carmelita Clorene Badger Atkinson (1907 - 1993)
John Badger (1912 - 1912)*
Queen City Cemetery
Created by: NE MO
Record added: Nov 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44312853
Dear Great Aunt Clorene, I really enjoyed meeting you in Queen City, MO during my visit there in 1971. I especially remember the time when you and I walked to the place where you were to be buried. I thought you very courageous and unafraid and that simp...(Read more)|
Added: Apr. 4, 2011