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 Henry Gardner Atkins

Henry Gardner Atkins

Birth
Bedford, Taylor County, Iowa, USA
Death Feb 1984 (aged 70–71)
Ellinwood, Barton County, Kansas, USA
Burial Newton, Harvey County, Kansas, USA
Plot Greenwood-4th-l-29-8
Memorial ID 24961391 · View Source
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[Atkins, Henry G.]
Bedford Times-Press
Thursday March 1, 1984 p. 8
Henry G. Atkins, 71, Last Rites Were Held In Kansas
Funeral services for Henry G. Atkins, 71, of Newton, Ks., February 17, were held in St. John's Lutheran Church in Ellinwood, Kansas. Mr. Atkins died February 14, 1984 in Newton. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery in Newton.

Henry G. Atkins, son of Charles H. [enry] and Jennie Blanche Goff Atkins, was born in Polk Township February 4, 1913. He spent his first 22 years in Mason Township in Taylor County.

In 1935 he moved to Newton, Kansas, where he worked in the oil fields. He had been with the Aladdin Oil Company for 34 years and had been retired just two weeks when he died.

He was married in 1938 and his wife, Elizabeth, survives him.

Others left to cherish his memory are two married daughters: Kay Buck, Franklin, Louisiana, and Shirley Sturd, Wichita, Kansas; six grandchildren; one great grandchild; four sisters: Berniece Bordner Bayless, Clarinda, Mrs. Elmo (Dorothy) Johnson, Clarinda, Mrs. Max (Lucille) Talbot, Council Bluffs, Ia. And Betty Simon, Charleston, Ill.; nieces, nephews; cousins, including Mrs. Elvin Beemer [Margaret], a first cousin; and a host of friends.

Henry will be missed by all who knew him and loved him.


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  • Created by: Barb
  • Added: 29 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24961391
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Gardner Atkins (4 Feb 1913–Feb 1984), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24961391, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Newton, Harvey County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Barb (contributor 46494205) .