Welcome to our new web site!

To give our readers a chance to experience all that our new website has to offer, we have made all content freely avaiable, through October 1, 2018.

During this time, print and digital subscribers will not need to log in to view our stories or e-editions.

Martha Jean Atkins

1933 -2024


Mrs. Martha Jean Atkins, 90, of Jackson, died Tuesday, May 21, 2024, at her home.

No services are planned at this time.

Martha Jean Atkins was born in Minter, City, Mississippi on July 17, 1933. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Melvin Atkins, a son, Charles Atkins, her parents, Bill and Bessie Murphree, and three brothers.

She is survived by a son, Timothy Atkins, of Huntingdon, two grandchildren, Andrew (Marlee) Atkins of Memphis, and Leah Atkins of Huntingdon, and one great-grandchild, Charley Atkins of Memphis.

Chase Funeral Home, Huntingdon, Tenn.