Janice McGlothin Jeannine O Evans Gerald Grooms Marvin Setty Richard G Waldron Grand Marshals selected for West Union Fourth of July Parade Adams County, Maysville Vet team up to save injured dog Michael S Knauff Victor P Price Success builds from the bottom up Finalists named for 2017 Fair Queen Contest William Glenn DeWine, Reader Call For Tips in Rhoden Murder Investigation MHS principal to take superintendent post Peebles Skate Park now a reality 2017-18 Fur and Feather Ambassadors named Caley Grooms is Cattlemen’s Beef Ambassador Dr. Mueller leaving Health Department’s free clinic Hourglass Quilt Barn returning to Adams County Lung, Thornburg are First Team All-District selections North Adams hosts annual Boys Basketball Camps Walk-off winner Wanda Hill George D Johnson Life can be a juggling act My favorite thing to do on the farm Wolves in Adams County! Ronald L Wedmore Three lessons from Dad Donald D Morgan Wenstrup uninjured in Virginia shooting Portman staff to hold grant funding workshop Raymond E Applegate Keeping the Peebles tradition alive Back on the hardwood, local hoops squads compete in Monday Night League Seven county athletes recognized as All-SHAC Baseball honorees Stepping to the podium Lady Hounds host Youth Volleyball Camp Senior Profile: Bryan Young Junior Deputy Boot Camps kick off in Manchester Hayes pleads “not guilty” to 109 counts Six-year-old girl finds long-lost class ring Jefferson Alumni awards annual scholarships Paul Tate Jr Marcus I Cox Jewell Gill James M Hill Jr Jeffrey S Jones Samuel A Disher Jack Sterling BREAKING NEWS: Parents face charges after son overdoses on opiate License Hikes and Tall Turkey Tales Danger under every rock Reigning Miss Ohio USA will judge 2017 Adams County Fair Queen Pageant Gordley’s hoops career will continue at Mount St. Joseph Russell C Newman Kenneth C Thurman George Uebel Summer Reading Program underway Honor Flight carries local veteran to DC When rescuers become victims Passing the torch, West Union hosts week-long basketball camp for future Dragons SENIOR PROFILE: Sara Knechtly Terry L Powell Willie Shreffler James C Fitzpatrick Senior Profile: Austin Parks Six countians named to All-SHAC Softball squad Lady Indians get summer camp season underway Memorial Day services pay tribute to local veterans WUHS Steel Band will perform at Bogart’s SSCC announces Honors Lists for spring semester Peebles Elementary releases Honor Roll for final nine weeks West Union Elementary announces Honor Roll for fourth nine weeks Back to State! Mom calls daughter “living proof” seat belts save lives Rent-2-Own donation means new soccer scoreboard at WUHS NAHS student selected for Engineering Summer Camp Southern Hills Athletic Conferences honors Spring Sports athletes Senior Profile: Kailyn Boyd Madison Welch receives Riffle Scholarship Junior Achievement Volunteers visit county’s seventh graders Marcella J Abbott James Ratliff Gladys Davitz Harry G Shupert Memories on Memorial Day A soldier’s story, a family’s grief Thank You for your sacrifice Seaman community honors local veterans with special tribute Former PES teacher dies in tragic accident All County Senior Citizens Day celebrated Parks signs with SSCC Soccer Senior Profile: Lexie Bunn Jessie Rodgers Memorial Day services set for county Truly our greatest generation Bertha Lashley Maia Swartz Jessie Rodgers

Scott N Atkinson

image_32Scott Nelson Atkinson, age 47 of Nacogdoches, Texas, died unexpectedly Wednesday Sept. 21, 2016 at his home in Nacogdoches.  He was born Nov. 19, 1968 at West Union, the son of Nelson and Lois Eileen (Matheson) Atkinson.  He was a 1986 graduate of Peebles High School  and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from Wright State University in Dayton.  He served in the U.S. Army Reserves as an X-ray Tech.
Employed as a research chemist, Scott worked in Atlanta and Dayton, then recently moved to Texas and  completed 30 hours towards his Master of Science degree in Chemistry.  Scott’s true passion and love was chemistry.  Scott loved spending time with his nieces and nephews and spoiling them.  He loved them dearly.  Scott enjoyed collecting comic books and shooting, he loved playing trivia and games with family and friends.  Scott was a member of the American Chemical Society.
Survivors include his Father Nelson and his wife Nancy Atkinson of Peebles; two siblings Charles and Sally Atkinson of Arp, Texas and Julie Stadler and husband George Tippel of Nacogdoches; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and a host of friends.
Scott was preceded in death by his mother Lois Eileen in 1979.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 11:30 a.m. at the New England Congregational Church in Stanton, NE, with Rev. Linda Mohr officiating. Interment will be in the Stanton Cemetery.

One comment:

  1. Nelson,
    Shocked and so sorry to hear of the death of your son. Prayers and sympathy for you and yours.
    Your friend and former co-worker at PTO,
    Carl

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