Mary Jean Golson Atkins, 97, of Steens, MS, and more recently of Pensacola, FL, passed away on September 12, 2020. She was born on October 21, 1922, to J.S. Golson and Emma Cole Golson. Mary Jean is survived by her daughter, Jeanne H. Tew (Ron) of Pensacola; granddaughter, Amy Holliman Brown (Chris) of Hernando, MS; grandson, Alex Holliman, of Tupelo, MS; and great-grandsons, Holliman, Hayes, Webb and Cooper Brown and Brady and Jack Dudley Holliman, who are so lucky to have memories of their Great Granny Atkins. She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, John Golson; and sister, Louise Golson Ray. Memorial contributions in Mary Jeanís name may be made to Piney Grove Methodist Church, 1577 Steens Vernon Rd, Steens, MS 39766.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on September 16, 2020
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