Tommie Atkinson


Tommie (Carr) Atkinson, 85 of Madisonville, passed away on Oct. 25, 2017, in Bryan. A celebration of her life is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 4, at 11 a.m. at Day Funeral Home Chapel in Madisonville. Tuffy Loftin will officiate.  

Tommie was born on Sept. 18, 1932, in Peora, Ariz., to Fidencio and Concipcion (Erunz) Carr. She spent her days as a loving mother to her nine children and a devoted wife to her husband, a long-time rancher for J.R. and Randy Parten in Austonio.

Tommie was preceded in death by her parents; and her sons, Roy Lee Atkinson, Robert Atkinson, and Tony Atkinson.

She is survived by her husband, Tony Atkinson; her sons, Jimmy Atkinson, Frank Atkinson and Tom Atkinson; her daughters, Diana Atkinson, Mary Ann Vyoral and Adela Atkinson; her niece, Tisha Atkinson Williams; and numerous grandchildren and other family members and friends.