ATKINSON Ms. Christine Yvonne Garner Atkinson passed away peacefully August 7, 2013. She was a native of Waycross, GA, where she received her early education in public schools of Ware County, graduating from Waycross High School - Class of 1970. Furthering her education, she received her B.S. degree from Morris Brown College. Mrs. Atkinson was a faithful member at St. Paul AME Church, where she faithfully served on various ministries. She was presently employed with Wells Fargo Inc., as Vice President of Market Support Consultants rendering 18 years of dedicated service. Both parents, George and Mrs. Alma Garner, predeceased Ms. Atkinson. Survivors include her brothers, Johnny Garner, George Garner, III (Martha) and Kenneth Garner; uncle, Henry Garner; aunt, Mrs. Lois Garner; a number of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends. Ms. Atkinson will rest in the mortuary for visitation THURSDAY from 5 PM until 8 PM (where the family will receive friends at 5 PM) and Friday at the church from 9 AM until the hour of service. A FUNERAL SERVICE celebrating the life of Ms. Christine Atkinson will be held 11 AM, Friday, August 16, 2013 at St. Paul A.M.E. Church, with Rev. Dr. Marvin C. Zanders, II, Pastor, officiating. Memorialization will be by cremation. Friends are asked to assemble at the church under the direction of ALPHONSO WEST MORTUARY, INC., 4409 Soutel Dr. 904-766-9671. Pleas e Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com

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Alphonso West Mortuary
4409 Soutel Drive  Jacksonville, FL 32208
(904) 766-9671

Published in the Florida Times-Union on Aug. 14, 2013