Jane Atkins

Obituary of Jane Atkins

Jane Atkins passed on January 13, 2020 at age 78. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. and on Friday from 2 p.m. until the service at 4 p.m. The Memorial Service, conducted by Reverend Steve Delashmit and Terry Edwards, is 4 p.m. Friday, January 17, 2020 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home. Mrs. Atkins was well known for her love of music and playing the piano. She was a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church where she retired as their pianist. She loved music, the piano, reading, everything about flowers, and cheering for the Crimson Tide Football team. She was a long time secretary for the Lebanon High School Guidance Office. Mrs. Atkins is survived by her husband of 60 years, Rex Atkins, daughter Michele (Stanley “Tooter”) Burton, son Rex Atkins Jr., grandchildren Tara Burton, Matt (Lauren) Burton, and JoBeth Howell, son-in-law Gary Howell, and great grandchildren Logan Wills and Madelyn Burton. She is preceded in death by daughter Gale Atkins Howell, and parents Robert and Margaret Philips Hawkins. Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.