Dixie Ann Atkins
Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 17, 2010, at 11:00 A.M., from the chapel of Chance and Hydrick Funeral Directors with the Reverend Frank Thigpen officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Atkins, a native and lifelong resident of Augusta was the daughter of the late Albert and Pearl Davis Ruffin. She was a loving mother and grandmother and a good wife. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
In addtion to her husband Mrs. Atkins is survived by her children and their spouses, Cathy and Eric Howard of Martinez and Chuck and Tammi Atkins of Grovetown; a sister, Lucille Ruffin, of Grovetown; and three grandchildren, Amanda Howard, Travis Howard and Ashley Atkins.
Active pallbearers will be James Paul, Tommy Fennell, Robert Cheek, Barry James, Jeff Hadden and Chris Redmond.
The family will receive friends Friday from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.