May 24, 1941 – February 20, 2021
ZEBULON – Rose Mary Atkinson, 79, passed away on Saturday. She was born in Johnston County to the late Leonard and Mary Wall Bunn. She worked as a manager at Glaxo Smith Kline in Zebulon. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Theron Edwin Atkinson, Jr. and brother, Sandy Bunn.
Funeral Service 3pm, Monday, Corinth Baptist Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. MASKS ARE REQUIRED.
She is survived by her children, Tad Atkinson (Renee), Barry Atkinson (Christi) and Tracey Brooks (Brandon) and grandchildren, Carson and Jack Brooks, Chase, Emmi and Jessie Atkinson and Kristen Sherron.
Visitation 6-7:30pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third Street, Wendell. MASKS ARE REQUIRED. www.stricklandfuneral.com