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.