Julia Mae Atkins, age 87 of Morristown, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at her home. She was a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents Floyd and Lucy Hickey, and her daughter Linda Collins.
She is survived by her husband Buddy Atkins; sons Stephen and Ken Collins; brother James Hickey; sisters Polly Dalton and Dolly West; grandchildren Christopher and Mark Collins and Eric Carter; and great-grandchildren Elliott, Abby, and Claudia Collins.
The family wishes to give special thanks to the nurses and staff of Amedisys Hospices and to the caregivers Patricia Shelton, Brittany Seal Greene, and Mary Smith for the care given to Julia.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, June 18, 2020, at Mayes Mortuary with funeral services to follow. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, June 19, 2020, at Carter Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Mayes Mortuary, www.mayesmortuary.com, of Morristown.
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