Marcella J. Atkinson

October 17, 1935 ‒ September 13, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Marcella J. Fulton Atkinson, age 75, of Taylor Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on October 17, 1935 in Sparta, Ohio to the late Russell and Ruby (Hively) Fulton. Marcella was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and the Dogwood Blossoms Chapter of Sweet Adelines International both in Mount Vernon.

She is survived by her husband, Raymond Atkinson Jr., whom she married on August 29, 1958, a son, Greg (Maureen) Atkinson of Xenia, a daughter, Dena (Jim) Quinn of Colorado, five grandchildren, Justine, Hannah, Ian and Ben Ackerman, James Quinn and son-in-law, Terry Ackerman of Waldo, Ohio.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Ackerman, a twin sister, Ardella Fulton and a brother, Robert Fulton.

A funeral service will be held 2 pm Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1010 Beech Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. Bishop Roger Packer will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the church two hours before the funeral service.

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