Jimmie Dee Atkinson
December 26, 1928  -  August 11, 2018

Jimmie Dee Atkinson

Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel
2405 Woodland Ave
Coffeyville, KS  67337
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
6 to 8 pm
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Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel
2405 Woodland Ave
Coffeyville, KS  67337
Thursday, August 16, 2018
11:00 am
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Robbins Cemetery
West of Coffeyville off Hwy 166
Coffeyville, KS  67337
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First Baptist Church
P O Box 474
Coffeyville, KS  67337

Jimmie Dee Atkinson age 89 passed away on August 11, 2018 at St. Frances Hospital, in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Jim was born on December 26, 1928 in Coffeyville, Kansas to Marion and Elsie Sarah (Lowe) Atkinson. He attended school in Coffeyville graduating from Field Kindley Memorial High School. Jim worked for Coop now known as CVR Energy until his retirement he was a very dedicated employee. He enjoyed reading western books, mowing, car rides, everything chocolate particularly milk shakes. Jim also enjoyed building things, he built their family home that was just north of Dearing. Most of all Jim really enjoyed his family. Jim shared 70 years of marriage with his bride Mary Wanda (Hepner) Atkinson, together they had four children.

Those left to share memories of Jim, are his wife, Pinky Atkinson of the home, daughter, Kristi Gay Howard and her husband Norman; sons, James Joel "Joe" Atkinson and his wife Hope, Charles "Chuck" Arthur Atkinson and his wife Angie; three grandchildren, Angela Barrow, Kassy Howard, Daniel Atkinson and his wife Amber, eight great grandchildren, Colsen, Ayden, Braylen, Bynlyn Barrow, Karyssa Hall, Bryce, Brayden and Kinsley Atkinson; sister, Kathryn Lucille Wise. He was preceded in death by his son, Dan Lee Atkinson and his parents.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 11 am at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel, 2405 Woodland Ave., Coffeyville, with Pastor Jamie Regis of Dearing Christian Church officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Chapel from 6 to 8 pm. Burial will take place at Robbins Cemetery west of Coffeyville. The family has requested memorial contributions be made payable to First Baptist Church of Coffeyville, contributions may be left in care of the chapel. To leave a message of condolence for the family visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com

Condolences(21)

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  1. Marilyn Misegades Buster
    Rogers, AR

    Dear Pinky
    I’m so sorry for all your losses this year. My heart goes out to you. Love, Marilyn

  2. Connee Shufelt
    Lawrence, KS

    Pinky,
    My thought are with you. How wonderful you had so many years together. I know he will be missed.

  3. JUlia Wadkins
    Raymore, MO

    So sorry to hear of your husbands passing. We will remember you in prayers! JUlia LInd Wadkins (Ed's sis)

  4. Louise Keene
    SPRING, TX

    May peace surround Pinky, Kris, Joey, and Chuck and the rest of the family during this sad time. Jim was a great, fun man.

  5. Leona Benedict
    Ness City, KS

    Aunt Pinky I am so sorry for your loss.

  6. Cathy Cain
    Coffeyville, KS

    My heartfelt prayers and thoughts to a great family who I know loves each other.

  7. Peggy and Terry McDaris
    Cleora, OK

    To Jim's family. Praying for you all during this time of grief. May the Lord comfort you.

  8. Lynn and Stacy Arnold
    Adair, OK

    Chuck, Angie and entire Family we are so sorry to learn of Jim's passing. Your in our thoughts and prayers.

  9. Kenneth and Kathy Hepner
    Coffeyville, KS

    It is hard on all left behind to lose the smile and laughter of one close and loved as deeply as Jim Atkinson. I remember many good days visiting the family, more than I can put in this space.

  10. Warren and Cindy Powell
    Coffeyville, KS

    Thinking and praying for you all.

  11. Missy (Tesh) Jaegers
    Jefferson City, MO

    My prayers to Pinky and family. I have lots of good memories of Jim. He’s resting peacefully. God bless!🙏🏻❤️

  12. Jim and Jo Lynn Falkner
    Coffeyville, KS

    Dear Pinkie and famiy,
    Our prayers for peace and comfort at this time. You and all of yours will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  13. Karen Bartholomew
    Tulsa, OK

    Pinky I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  14. Lucinda Davenport
    Grove, OK

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family. May the Lord comfort all . Sincerely, Stan and Cindi Davenport

  15. Harold Testerman
    Coffeyville, KS

    My condolences to all the family.

  16. Sherri Strain
    West Monroe, LA

    I’m saddened to hear of Jim’s passing but rejoice knowing I’ll see him again! I have many sweet memories of being at Aunt Pinkie’s and Uncle Jim’s house. I love y’all.

  17. Pete Strain
    Springtown, TX

    The Strains are sadden for your loss. It was always a pleasure talking with Jim. Eternal Rest my friend

  18. Janice Alloway Owens
    Independence, KS

    Pinky , so sorry for your loss . Hugs & prayers to you and your family .

  19. Judy Furnas
    Coffeyville, KS

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  20. Marilyn Tate
    Ponca City, OK

    Pinkie and family, You are in my thoughts and prayers at this time of such a great loss. May God's love give you comfort!

  21. Joan Elsheimer Darby
    Coffeyville, KS

    To the family of Jim Atkinson,

    Pinky, Chuck, Kathy, and families
    It's sad to see another one of our friends pass on but glad for him and his family knowing he is in the best place ever and waiting for the rest of us to share that place.
    Take care of each other now and know that you're in our thoughts and prayers.
    Dale & Joan Darby and the Elsheimer family

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