Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Karen L. Atkins, 71, of Nixa, MO. passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.

            She was born to Frank and Faye Duncan Mabery on March 15, 1949 in Fort Scott, KS.  She was a retired secretary.

            Survivors include her husband, Otis Atkins of Nixa, MO.; one son, Frank Atkins of Springfield, MO.; one daughter, Karalee Taylor of Nixa, MO.; 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

            She was preceded in death by her parents.

            Memorial services will be held at a later date in Fort Scott, KS. Arrangements are under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.