Alice Atkins


Alice "Alice in Wonderland" L. Atkins, 85, died peacefully in her sleep, Saturday, April 26, 2014. She was born in South Pittsburg, on June 25, 1928 to the late Frank and Fannie Westbrooks Smith. She was preceded also in death by a grandson, Larry Jason Shavers; first husband, Jack Shavers Jr.; and several brothers and sisters. She was a member of The South Pittsburg Church of the Nazarene and attended Tater Hill Church of God in Stevenson. Alice was a retired employee of South Pittsburg Hospital and Rivermont Nursing Home. She is survived by her sons, Donald R. Shavers and Larry "Tom Cat" (Carolyn) Shavers; daughter, Debbie (Kelsey) Hollis; and grandson, Kelsey Dewayne Hollis. Funeral services will be conducted from the funeral home chapel at 1 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, April 30, 2014, with Brother Dewayne Dunn and Brother Lynn Casseday officiating. Entombment will follow in Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2 until 8 p.m. CDT today, April 29, 2014. To send online condolences visit Arrangements by Tate Funeral Home, LLC.

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