Lanie Atkins

September 11, 1928December 23, 2010

Lanie Atkins, 82, passed away peacefully on December 23, 2010. She was born on September 11, 1928 in Laurinburg, NC to her parents the late Arthur and Bessie Stokes. Lanie was a loving mother and grandmother who brought joy to everyone.

She is lovingly remembered by her children: sons Todd Atkins and his wife Kim, of Cary NC, Ed Atkins and his wife Shannon, of Parkersburg, WV, and her daughter Donna Mullins of Bel Aire, OH. She will also be missed by her grandchildren: Casey, Heather, Bill, Ryan, Dylan, Hannah and Katelyn; her 3 great grandchildren and her sisters Ali Simon and Bea Mullins and her husband Jack.

Lanie was predeceased by her husband Edgar Atkins, her son William "Bill", and her sister Ruby Abrams.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, on Wednesday, December 29, 2010, in the Chapel of Mitchell Funeral Home, 7209 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh NC. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park.

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  • Funeral Service Wednesday, December 29, 2010
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Susan Junkin

December 29, 2010

Dear Todd and Kim,
I am sorry to hear about your Mother. You and Kim took very good care of her.
I hope the new year will bring you peace and grace.
Love you,

Ali Hubbard

December 29, 2010

Dear Todd and Family,
I am so sorry to hear about your mother. I hope the great memories you have of her will help you through the toughest times.
Peace and love,

Dave and Kara Patchin

December 29, 2010

We are so sorry for your loss and will be praying for you during this difficult time.

teresa cryer

December 26, 2010

Kim, Casey, and Todd;

So sorry to hear of this and especially at the holiday season. My thoughts and prayers are with yall. Hang in there and God will take care of you.
Love yall,
Teresa and Glenn Cryer
Somerville, Al

Annette,Mack,Michael,&James Rhodes

December 26, 2010

We are sorry to hear about Mrs. Lanie. She's now an angel in the sky looking down on each of you day & night. Our thoughts & prayers go out to you & your family.
God bless you,

December 24, 2010

Thinking of you! Kari Herring Williams

John Jones

December 24, 2010

Sorry to hear about the passing of your mom Lanie I know that she will be missed, but she is now in the loving arms of God.

Robert Bruncati

December 24, 2010

You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers Todd. I am sorry for your loss. God be with you an dbless you all.

Darrell,Regina Miles

December 24, 2010

Todd, Kim, Casey and family, With much sadness, Regina and I offer up prayers of encouragement and strength during this time of sorrow. May God keep you all close to him and comfort you all with sweet memories. Our love, Darrell, Regina, Abby and Brittany Miles

Lynn Bloodsworth

December 24, 2010

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Todd and your family. I know you will miss your mom but she is much happier and more at peace now. God Bless!