James M. Atkins, Jr., (Jimbo) 69, passed away on Friday November 13th at the Kitty Askins Hospice House in Goldsboro, NC.  Jimbo resided at O’Berry Center for much of his life.  He was surrounded by a loving, caring group of people throughout the years who took care of all his needs.  The family expresses their gratitude to all the caretakers for their love and patience.

Mr. Atkins was preceded in death by his parents, Biddie and Jim Atkins.  He is survived by his sister and brother in-law, Cindy and Luther Davis, 3 nephews, Doug Davis, Josh and wife Jennifer Dais, Jim and wife Charlotte Davis, 2 great nieces, 7 great nephews and 2 great great nephews
Graveside services will be held 11:00 am Sunday, November 15th at Pinelawn Memorial Park in Southern Pines, NC.
Services entrusted to Powell Funeral Home.
Condolences may be made at PinesFunerals.com


Graveside Service: November 15, 2020 11:00 am

Pinelawn Memorial Park
1105 Morganton Road
Southern Pines, NC 28387


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  1. I’m so sorry for your loss. Praying the God of all comfort helps you at this difficult time. (Psalms 83:18 & 2 Corinthians 1:3,4). Jesus told us to pray for God’s Kingdom because the Bible prom-ises it will end tears pain and death. (Daniel 2:44 & Revelation 21:3-5).

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