Jimmy Lamar Atkinson

Jimmy Lamar Atkinson, 65, of Riverdale, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. He was born in LaGrange, to the late James Waymon Atkinson and Helen E. Warren Atkinson. Mr. Atkinson was a member of Living Waters Assembly of God, Riverdale, a member of Fraternal Order of Police 64, and the Blue Knights Chapter 7.

Mr. Atkinson is survived by his wife, Theresa; son and daughter-in-law James (Jeff) and Wendy Atkinson, Newnan; grandaughters Kaylor and Bailey Atkinson; and his mother, Helen E. Atkinson.

Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, at Living Waters Assembly of God with Pastor Jason Rowland and Rev. James Cannon officiating. Interment will follow at Camp Memorial Park in Fayetteville. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.