Bowden Henson Atkins

June 27, 1923February 18, 2011

Atkins, Bowden Henson – passed away February 18, 2011. He was a member of Chilhowee Hills Baptist Church and a 3rd degree Mason. Mr. Atkins served in the US Navy during WWII. He was preceded in death by his first wife and mother of his children, Juanice Collins Atkins; parents, Dock Farris Atkins and Nellie Henson Atkins; and siblings, Jerry Atkins and Virginia Elliot. Survivors include wife, Bobbie M. Atkins; son, Bowden Henson Atkins, Jr. and wife Cathy; daughter, Kelly Atkins Campbell and husband Marvin; grandchildren: Adam and Alex Atkins; great grandchild, Persephanie Atkins; and sisters, Jimmie Faulkner and Jean Foster. The family will receive friends from 6-8pm on Monday, February 21st at McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow at 8pm with Rev. Doug Brown officiating. An interment service will be held at 11am on Tuesday, February 22nd at Eastview Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be offered at


  • Visitation Monday, February 21, 2011
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 21, 2011
  • Interment Tuesday, February 22, 2011

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February 22, 2011

Now Bowden is with his wife Juanice. He loved her dearly. God bless their children.

February 22, 2011

We are all so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Your friends at the Kingsport Worker's Compensation Office

Buck & Barbara Donaldson

February 21, 2011

Bobbie, as you reflect on your life with Bowden, may God give you the peace that passes all understanding.
With love and prayers,
Buck & Barbara

February 21, 2011

Kelly, I am sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. I know this is a very difficult time for you and your family. Put your trust in the Lord for comfort and peace. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Glenda Bilbrey, Cookeville, Tennessee

Alicia Browning

February 21, 2011

Kelly, you are in my thoughts and prayers. I'm so sorry for your loss. Know that God will give you the peace you need when you need it the most.

LaDonna Keirsey

February 20, 2011

Kelly, I am so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers, with much love.

McCarty - Evergreen Funeral Home

February 19, 2011

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.