James Travis Atkinson, 66, of Prince George, Va., passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014.

Born in Petersburg, Va., he was the son of the late Carl T. Atkinson and Jeane J. Collins, and was preceded in death by his brother, Stephen Atkinson.

Mr. Atkinson is survived by his devoted wife of 33 years, Linda Atkinson; beloved son, Eric Atkinson; his special daughter-in-law, Katy Atkinson; grandchildren, Rett and Lou Atkinson, who were his pride and joy.

All services will be private. The family is being served by the Hopewell Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Memorial Contributions may be made to Bon Secours Hospice, 5801 Bremo Road, Richmond, VA 23226, or Parkinson 's Disease Foundation, 710 W. 168th St., New York, NY 10032. Condolences may be registered at www.jtmorriss.com.

Funeral Home

J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home, Inc. - Hopewell Chapel
820 West Broadway Avenue Hopewell, VA 23860
(804) 458-8516

Published in The Progress-Index on Aug. 6, 2014