|Birth: ||May 19, 1920|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 2008|
Virgie Mae Atchison was born, May 19, 1920 at home in Hartshorn, MO to Oscar Arthur Stewart and Bessie Ellen Day Stewart. Virgie passed at Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, MO, Tuesday evening, June 17, 2008, making her age 88 years and 28 days.
Virgie was united in marriage to Glen Edward Atchison, February 3, 1940, making their union together 38 years before Glen passed away July 20, 1978.
Virgie taught two years at rural schools, one year at Hartshorn, then one year at Low Wassie. When World War II started, she went to be of service to her country, working in small arms manufacturing. Virgie worked at Wagoner Electric in St. Louis; after retirement, she moved to Houston, MO. She was a member of the Houston Assembly of God, where she was faithful to do anything she could to be of service. She loved to visit with her family.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Glen; her parents, Oscar and Bessie Stewart; four brothers, James, Paul, Elmer, and Everett; two sisters, Ethel Farrow and Velma Kirkman, two sisters-in-law, Pearl and Virginia; and two brothers-in-law, Dwayne and Bert.
She is survived by two brothers, Ervin Stewart of Houston, MO and Don Stewart of Hartshorn, MO; two sisters-in-law, Juanita and Geraldine. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews, whom she loved and spoiled. She is also survived by a host of other family members.
Services were held Friday June 20, 2008 at 2 PM at Bradford Funeral Home in Summersville with Rev. David Meade officiating. Interment was in Summersville City Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.
Glen Edward Atchison (1914 - 1978)*
Created by: Robert J. Stauffer Jr.
Record added: Jun 25, 2008
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