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    Thursday, October 22 2020
    Barbara Jean Atkins

    Posted by: Clarke and Staples Funeral Homes AT 04:27 pm   |  Permalink   |  8 Comments  |  Email
    Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.
    Posted by Dennis & Carol Mayton on 10/23/2020 - 06:30 PM
    Those who have shown us love, brought us joy, and made us laugh have given us the lasting gifts of a beautiful life and blessed our memories forever. May memories of Barbara and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family.
    Posted by Kim Seeley on 10/23/2020 - 09:04 PM
    I love you mom and I am so grateful for the life you shared with me. You will be missed dearly.
    Posted by Troy Atkins on 10/23/2020 - 09:20 PM
    Tommy you and your family are in our prayers sorry to hear the passing of Barbara Jean
    Posted by Walter Atkins on 10/24/2020 - 09:29 AM
    Tommy our thoughts and prayers go out your family for the passing of Barbara Jean, hope to see you soon.
    Posted by Walter Atkins on 10/24/2020 - 10:55 AM
    So sorry to hear of Barbara's passing. She was always had a kind word🙏🙏
    Posted by Shorty Osborn on 10/24/2020 - 08:16 PM
    Tommy I'm so Sorry for Your Loss. My Thoughts and Prayers are with You and Your Family. Barbara was such a loving person.
    Posted by Shirle Orpiano on 10/29/2020 - 10:49 PM
    I worked with Barbara for years and am so sorry to hear of her passing. She had a great sense of humor and was fun to work with. Prayers to the family
    Posted by Elaine Young on 02/15/2021 - 06:57 PM

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    Barbara Jean Atkins, 71, of Rice, Va.  passed away October 22, 2020 from an extended illness. She was born November 19, 1948 in Fauquier County, a daughter of the late James “Jim” Emmett Edwards and Annie Mae Pruett Edwards. She is survived by her beloved and devoted husband, Thomas “Tommy” Edward Atkins of Rice, Va.; two daughters, Martha Elizabeth Long and Charlotte Ann Baker, two sons, Troy Edward Atkins and William “Todd” Atkins; all of the Farmville area; numerous grandchildren and one great-grandchild  two sisters, Alice Walton (Frankie) of Warrenton, Va. and Dotti Raddle of Manassas, Va; one brother, Jimmie Edwards of Florida. Two brothers preceded her in death. Barbara was a retired Quality Control Inspector for Carbon Components  in Farmville. The family will receive friends Saturday October 24, from 1 to 3PM at the Staples Funeral Home, Victoria, Va.  Graveside Funeral Services will be held Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 2PM in the Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, 202 Pisgah Church Road, Rice, Virginia 23966

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