Evelyn Cornelia “Evie” <I>Rowell</I> Atkinson

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Evelyn Cornelia “Evie” Rowell Atkinson

  • Birth 18 Oct 1896 Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 18 Feb 1973 Marion, Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Marion, Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 19799637

Daughter Of Julius David and Annie Glisson Rowell. Evie married Troy Carroll Atkinson, Sr. on April 19, 1916.

MARION - Mrs. Troy Carroll Atkinson, Sr., 76, died Sunday in a local hospital after a long illness.

She was born in Marion County, a daughter of the late Julius and Annie Glisson Rowell. In 1954 she and her husband received the South Carolina Master Farmer Award and in 1957 she won the S.C. Homemaker Award and membership in the National Homemakers Guild.

Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs. Edward M. Hall of Silver Spring, Md., Mrs John Donovan of Cinnaminson, N.J., Mrs. Elgie Nissen of Marion, and Mrs. Leyton McCurdy of Charleston; two sons, David J. Atkinson, Sr. and T. Carroll Atkinson, Jr. of Marion; a sister, Mrs. Betty Shelley of Marion; three half sisters, Mrs. Arthur M. Shelamer and Miss Mary Rowell of Ft. Myers, Fla. and Mrs. Bonnie Rowell Corey of Athens, Tenn.

Services will be at 3:30 p.m. today in Reedy Creek Baptist Church with burial in Rose Hill Cemetery.

Published in The State, February 1973

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 19799637
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Evelyn Cornelia “Evie” Rowell Atkinson (18 Oct 1896–18 Feb 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19799637, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Marion, Marion County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by robin pellicci moore (contributor 46903322) .