Gladys Anne Lyle Atkinson

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Gladys Anne Lyle Atkinson

Rock Hill

Mrs. Gladys Anne Lyle Atkinson, 87, of Catawba, died Saturday, February 15, 2014, at White Oak Manor in Rock Hill.

Funeral services for Mrs. Atkinson will be 2:00 PM, Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at Catawba Baptist Church, 1450 S. Anderson Road, with Dr. Ron Richardson and Rev. Chuck Trammel officiating. Burial will be in the Church cemetery following the service.

Mrs. Atkinson was born in Westminster, SC, on April 4, 1926, and was the daughter of the late Walter Willis and Lily Pearl Lyle. She married the late David John Atkinson on January 14, 1945, and they began their married life together in Six Mile. They lived in Charleston and Williston before settling in Catawba in 1959.

Mrs. Atkinson is preceded in death by her husband, David John; son-in-law, William J. Nichols; granddaughter, Kelly Gandia; two brothers, CW Lyle and Parks Lyle; and sister, Elsie Simpson.

Mrs. Atkinson is survived by her daughters, Paula Martin and husband, Kelly of McConnells, Sherry Nichols of Rock Hill, Janet Nazar and husband, Mano of Easley, SC, and Angie Rhodes and husband, Sam of Rock Hill; her seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until time of service at the church on Tuesday and other times at the home of Sherry Nichols of Rock Hill, SC.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Catawba Baptist Church, 1450 S. Anderson Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730 or Shriner's Hospital for Children, 950 W. Faris Rd., Greenville, SC 29605.

Condolences may be made at

Funeral Home
Greene Funeral Home - Northwest Chapel
2133 Ebenezer Road Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 326-2051
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Published in The Greenville News on Feb. 17, 2014
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