BUCKHANNON — Carol Ann Atkins,70, of Buckhannon, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017 at the United Hospital Center in Bridgeport. She was born June 26, 1946 in Buckhannon, a daughter of the late Franklin C. and Lenna L. Bennett Phillips. On Dec. 23, 1980 she married Charles “Chuck” Atkins who died in 1991.
She is survived by one sister, Margaret Neely and husband, Ernest, of Buckhannon; one nephew, Steven Neely and wife Cheryl, of Richardsville, Va.; two nieces, Vickie McDougal and husband Andy, of Roseville, Calif. and Donna Harmon and husband David, of Winter Springs, Fla. and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Mrs. Atkins was a past Worthy Matron and the current secretary for the Order of The Eastern Star Chapter 18 and a member of the West Buckhannon Methodist Church. She worked for The Record Delta for 44 years as a graphic artist. Friends will be received at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. with the Order of The Eastern Star providing a service at 5 p.m. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home with Rev. Calvin McCutcheon officiating. Burial will follow in the Heavner Cemetery in Buckhannon. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.