OBITUARY

Sidney E Atwood

January 8, 1925November 19, 2010

Sidney Eugene Atwood, 85, passed away on Friday, November 19, 2010, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. He was born on January 8, 1925, in Winston-Salem, NC, to Benjamin Sidney and Ellen Dinkins Atwood. Mr. Atwood enjoyed target turkey shooting, NASCAR racing and watching baseball games especially the Atlanta Braves. He retired from R.J. Reynolds after over 28 years of service. He was of the Baptist faith.

Mr. Atwood was preceded in death by his parents and his loving wife of 63 years, Estelle B. Atwood. He is survived by a son, Dennis Atwood and his wife, Barbara; two daughters, Darlene Crews and Marjorie Toma and her husband, Tom; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; and a sister, Doris Westcott.

A Funeral Service for Mr. Atwood will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 22, 2010, at Voglers Reynolda Road Chapel with Brother Bucky Frye officiating. Interment will follow in Forsyth Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 21, 2010, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Reynolda Road Chapel.

The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff, employees and residents at Vienna Village and the staff and employees at Hospice for their help and kindness; special friend, Bucky Frye; special niece, Carol Rose; and Chaplain Craig Walker of Hospice for his patience and attentiveness to the countless stories that Mr. Atwood shared with him. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care.

Services

  • Funeral Service Monday, November 22, 2010
  • Visitation Sunday, November 21, 2010
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November 23, 2010

Dennis, Mother sent me your father's obituary as she still lives in Winston. I certainly remember your father well and I know that you have sufferred a great loss. Surround yourself with the joy and love of your family and friends-especially throughout the holidays and this will help to comfort you during this difficult time. Take care and God bless your precious family.
Pat Cannon Hardesty-Mooresville, NC

Gary & Adrienne Laskin

November 23, 2010

Dennis ... we are so sorry to hear about your Dad's passing.

Cynthia Royal

November 22, 2010

Dennis and family,
I was sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

Charlotte Jansen

November 22, 2010

I've had you and your family on my mind since receiving word of your dad's passing. I'll continue to keep you in my prayers during this difficult time.

CAROL ROSE

November 22, 2010

I LOVE YOU UNCLE GENE AND I NEVER WILL FORGET WHEN YOU AND AUNTIE TOOK CARE OF ME AS A CHILD
CAROL ROSE

Ronnie Collins

November 22, 2010

Dennis, long time no see!
Sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. You are in my prayers!

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