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Obituary - Larayne Atkisson

Larayne Atkisson, age 71, daughter of Earl Edward and Berthie (Strigel) Collins, was born November 3, 1948, in St. Louis, Mo. She passed away on December 1, 2019, at her home in Raymondville, Mo.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Berthie Collins.
She is survived by her husband, Ron Atkisson, of the home; two children, Juanita Cross and husband, Lloyd, of Houston, Mo., and Ronnie Atkisson of Licking, Mo.; six grandchildren: Stephanie Farrar and husband, Andrew, Shaun Cross, Brandon Cross, Shannon Cross, Dustin Cross and Stacey Cross; and seventeen great-grandchildren, all of  Houston, Mo.
Larayne grew up in Licking, Mo., and attended Licking schools. She married Ron Atkisson at the age of 15 and they had two children.
She loved working. She worked at Brown’s Shoe Company in Houston until it closed. 
She loved sewing and made many clothes for her family and special gifts using her sewing talent. She also enjoyed the outdoors, especially going fishing.
Larayne spent many wonderful hours with her children and grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved her.
She was buried at the Possum Trot Family Farm in Raymondville under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.



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