Fayette Atkins 69 of Petersburg, IN. entered rest on Sunday February 14, 2010 at 2:25 A.M. at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, IN.

She was born on June 16, 1940 in Oakland City, IN. to Virgil and Arbutus (Drew) Chesser.

Was preceded in death by brother Mike Chesser sister Frnces Hennessey and husband Jack Atkins.

Sons: Steward Wayne ( Debra) Atkins of Petersburg, IN.

Justin Eugene ( Elaine Marie) Atkins of Petersburg, IN.

Virgil Kelly (Kimberly Renae) Atkins of Petersburg, IN.

Grandchildren: Steward Travis Wayne ( Ashley Dawn) Atkins, Jackson Tanner Atkins, Valerie Renae Mehringer, Rachel Kelly (Mathew Lee) Wallace, Kelsey Michelle Atkins

Sisters: Ann Provines of Chandler, In.

Sue Leist of Oakland City, In.

Great-Grandchildren: Kale Owen Speedy, Taylor Connor Atkins, Avery Travis Atkins and Rachael Caleigh Atkins

Graveside services will be Thursday February 18, 2010 at 2:30 P.M.E.S.T. at Miller Cemetery near Oatsville, IN. with Rev. Mike Atkins officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 P.M E.S.T. Wednesday February 17, 2010 at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City, IN.