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 Velma L. <I>Grigsby</I> Atkins

Velma L. Grigsby Atkins

Norris, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
Death 24 Jun 2009 (aged 93)
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Burial Fairview, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 39027079 · View Source
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Daughter of Harvey J. and M. Lola (Postin) Grigsby.

Her first husband, before 1937, was Arthur H. Meins, the father of her two daughters: Karen (Lowe) and Ketra (Lingenfelter). Her second husband was Edward Alspaugh, married in 1945, he died in 1971; she then married Lionel Jack Atkins in 1974, he died in 1979.

She is survived by her daughter Ketra (Gene) Lingenfelter of Canton, brother Eugene (Betty) Grigsby of Canton, 8 grandchildren Jim Lowe, Phil (Kary) Lowe, Lori Collins, Pam Dowell, Steve Wheeler, Barb Wheeler, Rick (Miranda) Lingenfelter and Cindy (Mike) Lock, 12 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her daughter Karen Lowe and her sister Ollidean Phillips.

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  • Created by: Jeanette
  • Added: 3 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39027079
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Velma L. Grigsby Atkins (24 Apr 1916–24 Jun 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39027079, citing Foster Cemetery, Fairview, Fulton County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jeanette (contributor 46892486) .