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Anthony Lee Atkinson

November 9, 1961 ~ February 23, 2022

Funeral services for Mr. Anthony Lee Atkinson, 60, of Jennings will be held on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. in the First Pentecostal Church of Jennings with Bro. James Townley officiating.  Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home.  

Visitation for Mr. Atkinson will begin at the church on Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. and continue until the service at 1:00 p.m.  

Mr. Atkinson was born on November 9, 1961, in Chicago, IL to parents Leonard and Bessie Fezia Atkinson.  He moved to the Jennings area in 2002 from Orange, TX.  Mr. Atkinson worked as a custodian for the Jefferson Davis Parish School System.  He enjoyed spending time with his family, barbequing, and church.  

Those left behind to cherish his memories are his beloved wife, Angela Goodwin Atkinson; daughters, Bre’ana (Joshua) Eugene of Morse, Kimberly Atkinson of Jennings and Dimeaneek Burks; sons, Andrew (Kayla) Goodwin of Orange, TX, Tony Monroe and Johnathan Gentry; sisters, Vanessa Daugherty, Constance Atkinson and Lillie Platt, all of Orange, TX; brothers, Leonard Atkinson of Orange, TX and Timothy Atkinson of Jennings; eleven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.  

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Curtis Atkinson.

 

 

Services

Burial: Tuesday, March 8, 2022
2:00 pm - 12:00 am

Greenwood Cemetery

Funeral Service: Tuesday, March 8, 2022
1:00 pm - 12:00 am

First Pentecostal Church of Jennings

Visitation: Tuesday, March 8, 2022
10:30 am - 1:00 pm

First Pentecostal Church of Jennings

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  1. always made sure the basketball games was set and ready and always support the girls and the boys! and never missed a game sure will be missed

  2. Daddy you left me and Lil Tony I would would never her your voice nor phone calls everyday. The day you left me it took a breath from me but I know God needed u back. You gain your wings I see you on the other side one day. Daddy I love you, you live in me….Ps Daughter

  3. Anthony you will be miss by your children of Houston TX dimeaneek and Lil Tony ❤ Anthony you will never be forgotten you will always be in our hearts to the rest of his family stay strong God will see all of yall through it and may God bless yall

  4. This pic captures a moment in time that I'll forever cherish and I'm glad I could be a part of it. It was always love when we saw each other and I'm glad I got to see you when I did, this night. I hate that I didn't get back sooner, but God had other plans. Love you, big cuz! 'Til we meet again! Tell my dad (June), Paw Paw (Jesse Fezia Sr.), and uncle (David Fezia), hello for me.

    -Jesse Fezia III

  5. When I heard the news I was shocked. It was a pleasure getting to know you and you being there for our Lil' Dribblers program. Welsh High will truly miss you. God Bless

  6. papa i really miss you so much but why you had to go i didn't even say my last goodbye like this crazy that you left us i didn't say my last goodbye but i miss you and i miss the good times we i love you papa


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