Mrs. Vivian Loraine Holcombe Atkinson, of College Park, GA passed away Monday December 24, 2012 after an extended illness at her residence. She was 82.
Memorial services will be held at 11:30 A.M. January 7, 2013 at Woodstock Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bruce Springer officiating. Burial will follow at 2:30 P.M. in Georgia National Cemetery with Woodstock Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends from 2-5 P.M. at the funeral home on Sunday, January 6, 2013.
Mrs. Atkinson was born January 16, 1930 in Atlanta, GA to the late Leon E. and Mary Holcombe. Mrs. Atkinson was the wife of a retired Military U.S.M.C. First Sergeant, devoted homemaker and loving mother.
Mrs. Atkinson was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, Francis Brown, Anita Cheek and JoAnn Bone.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Robert M. Atkinson, Sr. three loving sons, Robert Atkinson, Jr., Steven Atkinson, Wesley Atkinson and Daughter-in-law, Joyce Atkinson; five grandchildren; Leon Atkinson, Elise Atkinson, Courtney Atkinson, Steve Dyer, Jr., and Scott Dyer; seven great-grandchildren; Sage Atkinson, Taylor Atkinson, Ethan Atkinson, Jackson Dyer, Bowen Dyer, Elizabeth Dyer and Ryan Dyer; one sister Marie Sargent; one brother, Eugene Holcombe.
To our friends and family, thank you to all for your love, support and prayers.
Online condolences may be made to www.WoodstockFuneralHome.com