OBITUARY

Donald C Atkinson

April 25, 1935March 16, 2014
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Graveside Services for Mr. Donald C. Atkinson, 78, of Anniston, will be at Anniston Memorial Gardens, Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at 11:00 AM with Rev. Randy Hagan officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday night, March 18, 2014, from 6-8 PM at Chapel Hill Funeral Home. Mr. Atkinson passed away Sunday at RMC: Anniston. Survivors include his daughter, Dionne Atkinson Pedersen of Cornelius, NC; Son, Donald Atkinson of Anniston; Sisters, Ruby Jean Liner of Sylacauga, Dean Gallahar of Talladega, and Charlotte Blair of Lincoln; Brother, Joe Ray Atkinson of Jacksonville; Grandchildren, Katelyn Atkinson, Blake Pedersen, Alex Taylor, and Chase Pedersen; Nieces and Nephews, Frank Wyville, Bryan Atkinson, Stan Gallahar, Lisa Arnold, Patrick Atkinson, David Gallahar, Pam Holland, LouAnn Liner, and Jonathan Liner; and several great nieces and nephews. Mr. Atkinson is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Lou Atkinson and Father, George H. Atkinson. Pallbearers will be Stan Gallahar, David Gallahar, Wayne Arnold, Tommy Digiacomo, Brian Woodfin, and Tim Haynes. Honorary pallbearers will be Leland Fullbright and Clarence Vinson. Mr. Atkinson was a member of West Park Heights Baptist Church and a graduate of Talladega High School and Jacksonville State University. From 1953-1957 he served his county as a member of the United States Marine Corp. He was a beloved father, grandfather, brother, and uncle who will be missed. Chapel Hill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, March 18, 2014
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, March 19, 2014
REMEMBERING

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Wilma Holden

March 19, 2014

Don and Dionne, I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. I thought so much of Donald, a good man. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Much love, Aunt Wilma.

Judy Sparks Oliver

March 19, 2014

So sorry for your loss. Donald was a very kind man and will truly be missed. May God be with you and your family.

Sherry Fraser

March 18, 2014

Dionne and Don, I'm so sorry for our loss. He was such a sweet man, always had a smile on his face. Prayers are going up for our family.

Deanne Phelps

March 18, 2014

Don and Dionne, I just read about your dad and want you to know that you are both in my heart and prayers right now. I know that losing a father is extremely difficult, but always lean on the Lord for strength. He never fails. Much love, Dee Phelps

Reva Ford

March 18, 2014

So sorry for your loss. Your dad was a wonderful man. He never had a bad word to say about anyone. He will be missed.

Dyanna McNatt Jones

March 18, 2014

Don and Dionne, I am truly sorry for your loss. Your father was a loving man and will be missed. I pray that God wraps all of your families in his loving arms during this trying time.

Judy Sims

March 18, 2014

I am so sorry for your loss. I didn't know Donald personally but I did know your mother Mary Ann. May God help you in your time of sorrow.

Sandy Frost Dodd

March 18, 2014

Don and family...I am so sorry for your loss...Your father was such a nice man...may God wrap His loving arms around you during your time of grief..much love and prayers to you during this time.

MARLENE CHETWOOD

March 18, 2014

DON AND FAMILY , I AM SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY THE LORD BLESS EACH ONE OF YOU LOVE YOU MARLENE CHEATWOOD

FROM THE FAMILY