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 Christine Causby <I>Word</I> Atkinson

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Christine Causby Word Atkinson

  • Birth 3 Oct 1912 Carroll County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 1 Oct 1989 Moreland, Coweta County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Moreland, Coweta County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot Atkinson is buried in the WORD family plot at the far end of the cemetery; she is buried next to her son, Lewis Grizzard
  • Memorial ID 20984

Literary Figure. She was the mother of writer Lewis Grizzard and the subject of his book "Don't Forget to Call Your Mama, I Wish I Could Call Mine". Lewis Grizzard's other books have also featured anecdotes about his mother.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 28 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20984
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Christine Causby Word Atkinson (3 Oct 1912–1 Oct 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20984, citing Southview Cemetery, Moreland, Coweta County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .