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Clara Whitener Atkins
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1923
Gainesville
Hall County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 2007
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

BELMONT Clara Lee Whitener Atkins, 84, died July 25, 2007 at Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte, NC.

She was a native of Gainesville, GA, daughter of the late Doyle Whitener and Annie Pearl Jordan.

INTERMENT: Evergreen Cemetery

She was an active member of Unity Baptist Church for over 55 years; where she especially enjoyed working with the children of the church.

She was a billing clerk for over 15 years with Michelle Textiles and later became self-employed with Atkins Catering Service.

She was known all over the region for her homestyle cooking and won the "Best Food in The District Award" for the Belmont Rotary Club in 1992.


PRECEDED IN DEATH BY: In addition to her parents, her husband of 57 years, Thomas James Atkins; sister Yvonne S. Boyles
 
 
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 Parents:
  Pearl Jordan Whitener (1905 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas James Atkins (1916 - 1998)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas James Atkins (____ - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Whitener Atkins (1923 - 2007)
  Mildred Harold Whitener (1926 - 2012)*
  Frances Edith Whitener Belcher (1929 - 2012)*
  Benny Kenneth Whitener (1930 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Belmont
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Aug 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20825981
Clara <i>Whitener</i> Atkins
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- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Aug. 7, 2007
 
 
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