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 Barbara Melvinia <I>Edmiston</I> Atkins

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Barbara Melvinia Edmiston Atkins

  • Birth 1 Sep 1917
  • Death 19 Jul 2004
  • Burial Vernon, Jackson Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 16600794

wife of W. M. Hardy Atkins - married July 7, 1934.

Atkins, Barbara Edmiston July 21, 2004 Ruston LeaderFuneral services for Barbara Edmiston Atkins, 87, of Vernon, LA will be 10:00 AM Wednesday, July 21, 2004, at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Bro. Jim Manning assisted by Rev. Mike Milstead. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.Mrs. Atkins passed away on Monday, July 19th, in Vernon following a brief illness. She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband William Hardy Atkins.Survivors include her son William Lavon Atkins and wife Pat of Vernon, LA; her grandchildren Preston Atkins and wife Pat of West Monroe, Reagan Atkins and wife Monica, Elliott Atkins and wife Quintana all of Vernon, LA; eight great grandchildren, three great-great grandsons; two sisters Sarah Jones and Wilalie Mae Harris both of Vernon, LA; and numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Preston Atkins, Reagan Atkins, Justin Atkins, Jerred Atkins, Tyler Atkins and Thomas Harris.Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Cemetery Fund.Family will receive friends from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM Tuesday, July 20, 2004, at the funeral home.

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  • Created by: MWLowe
  • Added: 11 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16600794
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara Melvinia Edmiston Atkins (1 Sep 1917–19 Jul 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16600794, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Vernon, Jackson Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by MWLowe (contributor 46492547) .