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Sarah Edith Ellis Atkisson
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1914, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 2012, USA

Edith Atkisson of Licking, Missouri, passed away on June 10, 2012 at the Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri at the age of 97. Born in Kinderpost, Missouri on November 10, 1914, she was the daughter of James Luther Ellis and Avo Isabelle Willhite. Edith is survived by two children, Eula Walton of Kirksville, Missouri and Bula Parizotto of Chesapeake, Virginia; four grandchildren, Jim Lyon, Susan Boyle, Lori Willey, and Mark Parizotto; eleven great grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father and mother; two sisters, Mildred Stone and Ermal Cochran. Edith attended the Craddock Elementary School, Licking High School and the Chillicothe School of Business. During Edith's career she worked at the Fort Leonard Wood Hospital, the Army Finance Center in San Antonio, Texas, the Air Force Finance Center in Denver, Colorado, the FAA and Space System Division in Los Angeles, California, and retired in 1972 in Licking, Missouri. Edith's interest included quilting, crocheting, knitting, gardening, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends. Edith attended the First Church of God in St. James, Missouri. Pallbearers are Steve Hauck, Ross Strope, Randy Lewis, Jon Boyle, Jim Lyon, and James Lyon. 
Family links: 
  Luther Ellis (1887 - 1982)
  Avo Isabelle Willhite Ellis (1892 - 1976)
  Mildred Anna ELLIS Stone (1912 - 2006)*
  Sarah Edith Ellis Atkisson (1914 - 2012)
  Lois Ermal Ellis Cochran (1921 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Visitation: Friday, June 15, 2012 1: 00 PM, Fox Chapel Licking, MO. Serivces: Friday, June 15, 2012 2:00 PM, Fox Chapel Licking, MO
Licking Cemetery
Texas County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
Record added: Jun 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91773231
Sarah Edith <i>Ellis</i> Atkisson
Added by: K. Nelson ❦❀
Sarah Edith <i>Ellis</i> Atkisson
Added by: K. Nelson ❦❀
Sarah Edith <i>Ellis</i> Atkisson
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I enjoyed going on tours with Edith. Most of all, enjoyed her friendship.
- K. Nelson ❦❀
 Added: Mar. 5, 2013
Flowers for a very sweet lady who was a close friend of my aunt Ada (Burnett) Moore and my mother Maxine (Burnett) Cavaness.
- Carole (Cavaness) Fudge/Ragain
 Added: Jun. 14, 2012

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