OBITUARY

Barney Edward Atwell

June 9, 1932February 18, 2014

Mr. Atwell, age 81, of Charlotte, died Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Brian Center. Born June 9, 1932 in Chester, SC, he was the son of the late Boyce Alexander Atwell and Mona Leona Cody Atwell. Mr. Atwell retired from Carolinas Medical Center - Main in 1997. He was a member of East Baptist Church. Mr. Atwell enjoyed playing cards (especially Shanghi), bingo and watching softball. Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, February 22nd at East Baptist Church with Reverend Jon DeBell, officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Saturday at the church. Survivors include two daughters, Tammy Miller and husband, John, of Charlotte and Pam Ogburn and husband, Allan, of Camden, SC; and four grandchildren, Jacob Miller, Ian Miller, Brianna Ogburn and Shane Ogburn. In addition to his parents, Mr. Atwell was preceded in death by his wife, Christine Simpson Atwell; a brother, Larry Atwell; and a sister, Wanda Atwell.

Memorials may be made to East Baptist Church, 6850 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC 28212 or to Hospice & Palliative Care, 1420 East Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC 28204. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral & Cremation Service, 5301 Albemarle Road, Charlotte, NC 28212 (704-568-2106). Condolences may be offered at www.wilsonfuneralservices.com.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, February 22, 2014
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 22, 2014
REMEMBERING

Barney Edward Atwell

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February 21, 2014

Pam & Tammy, We are so sorry to hear about your Dad. Just know you both are in our Prayers.
Sincerely Dianne, Gary & Greg Crump

February 21, 2014

Tammy and John, so sorry for your loss, Ed will be missed. Please let Vince and myself know if we can do anything for you or your family. Love, Susan and Vince

February 21, 2014

Uncle Ed we will miss you my friend. You were like a brother to my fatherland he loved you dearly. After my father passed away you walked my wife down the aisle in his place. For that I'm truly grateful You will always be in our hearts and thoughts as is Uncle Boyce, Aunt Mona, Wanda and Larry. God bless
Greg & Shirley Cody

February 20, 2014

Tammy I am so sorry that you have lost your father. I hope your memories give you peace over the coming days.
Ann Zimmerman

February 20, 2014

Sorry for your loss! Your family is in our thoughts and prayers! Love you! Steve and Kay Parker

Vanessa Orrison

February 20, 2014

We will miss your laugh and smile. You are one of the most wonderful man I have ever had in my life, next to my dad. You were always there for my family and I have always looked up to you as a Uncle. Miss you

FROM THE FAMILY