Carman Eugene Atkinson

July 25, 1939 ‒ March 17, 2009

Fredericktown/Mount Vernon, Ohio

Carman E. Atkinson, age 69, of Morrow County died Tuesday March 17, 2009 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus following a brief illness. Carman was born July 25, 1939 to the late Harley and Ethel (Brooks) Atkinson and was a graduate of Chesterville High School.

He was employed as an electrician at the Hydraulic Press Manufacturing Company in Mount Gilead as well as maintained a farm in the Chesterville area. Carman also used to help his father with the Family Sawmill.

He was a member of the Chester Baptist Church near Chesterville and the Pontiac-Oakland Automobile Club.

Surviving are his brothers Charles Atkinson and Clarence (Deborah) Atkinson both of Fredericktown and a sister Norena (Les) Hall of Clinton, Maryland. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call Sunday March 22, 2009 from 1pm to 3pm at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where funeral services will be Monday at 10:30am with Pastor Charles Wythe officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Chester Baptist Church in care of Jane Ulrey, 6002 County Road #183, Cardington, Ohio 43315.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Carman E. Atkinson.