OBITUARY

Alvin Vance Atkins

June 19, 1942February 4, 2019

Alvin Vance Atkins, 76, of Christoval, passed away on February 4, 2019. Alvin was born on June 19, 1942 in San Angelo, Texas, to Mary and William Atkins. He graduated from Miles High School and later entered into the United States Air Force. He married the love of his life, Patricia Autrey Atkins, on June 28, 1974. Alvin was employed by Goodyear as a Test Driver for a number of years. He enjoyed riding BMW Motorcycles, flying airplanes, and repairing anything he could get his hands on. Alvin is survived by his wife, Patricia; 3 children, Amy Wright and husband James, Carla Mansell and husband Mike, and Kevin Bales and wife Roxanne; his grandchildren, Alaya, Caleb and Brenna Bales, Shawna Pistole and husband Chase, Ashley Neighbors and husband Blake, Kristen Tauuneacie and husband Jimmy, Lisa Arizpe and husband Emilio, Ryan Mansell and wife Nancy, Whitney Garry and husband Johnnathan as well as 8 great grandchildren, Hayden, Claire, Chloe, Kyman, Piper, Tessa, Tara and Ezra. He is preceded in death by his parents. A funeral service will be held at 2 PM, February 9, 2019 in Johnson's Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Ivy Cemetery in Christoval, Texas. The family would like to thank Hospice of San Angelo for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Family and friends may sign the online register book at www.Johnsons-FuneralHome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Mary and William Atkins, Parents
  • Patricia Autrey Atkins, Wife
  • Amy Wright and husband James, Daughter
  • Carla Mansell and husband Mike, Daughter
  • Kevin Bales and wife Roxanne, Son
  • Alaya Bales, Grandchild
  • Caleb Bales, Grandchild
  • Brenna Bales, Grandchild
  • Shawna Pistole and husband Chase, Grandchild
  • Ashley Neighbors and husband Blake, Grandchild
  • Kristen Tauuneacie and husband Jimmy, Grandchild
  • Lisa Arispe and husband Emilio, Grandchild
  • Ryan Mansell and wife Nancy, Grandchild
  • Whitney Garry and husband Johnnathan, Grandchild
  • Hayden ~, Great Grandchild
  • Claire ~, Great Grandchild
  • Chloe ~, Great Grandchild
  • Kyman ~, Great Grandchild
  • Piper ~, Great Grandchild
  • Tessa ~, Great Grandchild
  • Tara ~, Great Grandchild
  • Ezra ~, Great Grandchild

Services

  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 9, 2019
REMEMBERING

Alvin Vance Atkins

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Linda Day

February 11, 2019

Pat, I am so sorry I missed notice in the paper and didn't get to attend his service. I thought very well of my old classmate and so sorry for your loss. So glad we got to see him and you at our last class reunion. Sending my sincerest sympathy!

Melvin Davis

February 7, 2019

I will miss my friend and co-worker of many years. Prayers for his family.

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FROM THE FAMILY