Martha Atkinson (Dechaume)
Martha Leona Atkinson, 72, of Purdon passed away at Baylor Medical Center Dallas on Monday, July 30, 2018. She was born to Frank and Leona Dechaume on July 9, 1946, in Powell, Texas.
Growing up on a farm, Martha was endearingly known as a “country girl” by the ones she loved. She spent her remaining years as a homemaker and a loving wife.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Atkinson, and her parents.
She is survived by her loving husband of 15 years, Jackey Spurlin; granddaughters, Angel Gannon and Destaney “Dee Dee” Weaver, and great grandchildren, Brileigh, Brayden, Elena, Delilah, Siyah, Desirae, Marcus, and Samantha.
The family will receive friends and loved ones during at visitation at Corley Funeral Home, from 5 PM until 7 PM, on Thursday, August 2, 2018. A graveside service will be held at New Pursley Cemetery the following day, August 3, 2018, at 10 AM. Daniel Wayne Henson will be officiating.