Coffey Funeral Home


James Atkins

August 10, 1941November 23, 2021

Mr. James Atkins, age 80, of Sneedville, TN. was born on August 10, 1941 and passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 with his family by his side. He was saved at an early age and professed Baptist faith. He was a lifelong farmer who loved to fish and hunt. He was preceded in death by his parents Tip and Gertie Atkins of Sneedville, TN. and sister Josie Brewer of Sneedville, TN. He is survived by his wife of 55 years Vergie Bolden Atkins of Sneedville, TN. Daughters: Patricia Rednour & husband Jim Rednour of Tazewell, TN. Connie Maples & husband Dale Maples of Tazewell, TN. Crystal Lamb of Tazewell, TN. Sister: Mary Louthan of Sneedville, TN. Grandchildren: Matthew, Katelyn & Bethany Rednour of Tazewell, TN. Heather Sutton of Tazewell, TN. Joshua & Jaclyn Maples of Tazewell, TN. Kimberly Maples of Tazewell, TN. Logan & Ashley Lamb of Tazewell, TN. Great Grandchildren: Pierce Sutton, Jarrett Maples, Keelan Sutton, Annie Smith, Everly Lamb, and several nieces and nephews. Pallbearers: Jim Rednour, Dale Maples, Joshua Maples, Matthew Rednour, Logan Lamb, and Jamie Sutton Honorary Pallbearers: Roger Seal, Ray Seal, and Brian Wilder Family will receive friends Saturday November 27th from 5 until 9 PM at Coffey Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Sunday November 28th at 2 PM in the Coffey Funeral Home chapel. A graveside service will follow in the Atkins Cemetery. Music provided by Brenda Bolden Rev. Roger Louthan and Rev. Randy Kincaid officiating

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  • Tip Atkins, Father (deceased)
  • Gertie Atkins, Mother (deceased)
  • Josie Brewer, Sister (deceased)
  • Vergie Bolden, Wife
  • Patricia Rednour (Jim), Daughter
  • Connie Maples (Dale), Daughter
  • Crystal Lamb, Daughter
  • Mary Louthan, Sister
  • Matthew Rednour, Grandchild
  • Katelyn Rednour, Grandchild
  • Bethany Rednour, Grandchild
  • Heather Sutton, Grandchild
  • Joshua Maples, Grandchild
  • Jaclyn Maples, Grandchild
  • Kimberly Maples, Grandchild
  • Logan Lamb, Grandchild
  • Ashley Lamb, Grandchild
  • Pierce Sutton, Great Grandchild
  • Jarrett Maples, Great Grandchild
  • Keelan Sutton, Great Grandchild
  • Annie Smith, Great Grandchild
  • Everly Lamb, Great Grandchild
  • and several nieces and nephews.

  • Jim Rednour, Active Pallbearer
  • Dale Maples, Active Pallbearer
  • Joshua Maples, Active Pallbearer
  • Matthew Rednour, Active Pallbearer
  • Logan Lamb, Active Pallbearer
  • Jamie Sutton, Active Pallbearer
  • Roger Seal, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Ray Seal, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Brian Wilder, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Visitation at Coffey Funeral Home

    Saturday, November 27, 2021

  • Funeral Service in the Coffey Funeral Home Chapel

    Sunday, November 28, 2021

  • Graveside Service at the Atkins Cemetery

    Sunday, November 28, 2021


James Atkins

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