August 24, 1942 - December 21, 2017
Cecil Atkins, 75, of Glade Spring, Virginia passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at his residence. He was born on August 24, 1942, a son of the late Ray and Ada Atkins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Terri Hamby; and two sisters, Willie Edmondson and Wanda Moore. He was a life long resident of Washington County, VA and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Damascus, VA. He enjoyed woodworking, making crosses and reading his bible. Cecil is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Jane Atkins; two daughters, Margie Cuggy and her husband, Mike, of Summerville, SC and Cindy Wood and her husband, James, of Clarksville, TN; 9 grandchildren, Stephanie, Michelle, Cameron, Jason, Elizabeth, John, Michael, Cody, and Tanner; one sister, Kay Mallory and her husband, Rex, of Bristol, VA; one brother, Tony Atkins and his wife, Cookie, of Abingdon, VA; and several great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. The family would like to extend a special thanks to his caregiver, Brittany Bramlett. The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 PM Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the graveside at Sunset Memorial Park in Damascus, VA with Pastor Greg Alderman and Pastor David Matlock officiating. Those who wish to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery by 1:45 PM Saturday. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 993, Damascus, VA 24236. Condolences for the family may be sent and viewed by visiting www.garrettfuneralhome.com. Mr. Atkins and his family are in the care of Garrett Funeral Home, 203 N. Shady Ave., Damascus, VA 24236; ph.#: (276) 475-3631.
Cecil Atkins, 75, of Glade Spring, Virginia passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at his residence. He was born on August 24, 1942, a son of the late Ray and Ada Atkins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter,... View Obituary & Service Information
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