Sharlane (Bullock) Atkisson, age 80, daughter of Elmer Bullock and Orba (Dodson) Bullock, was born June 20, 1939 in the Raymondville, Mo., area. She passed away on Jan. 13, 2020, at Texas County Memorial Hospital.

Sharlane is preceded in death by her husband, father, mother, one sister and one brother.

She is survived by her two daughters: Gwendale Atkisson of Licking, Mo., and Rachael (Atkisson) Scantlin of Raymondville, Mo.; three granddaughters, Naomi (Atkisson) Graen of Reeds Spring, Mo., Cheyenne Atkisson of Kimberling City, Mo., and Shasta Atkisson of Licking, Mo.; one grandson, Joshua Scantlin of Raymondville, Mo.; five great-granddaughters, one great-grandson, and two sisters, Shirley Brim and Darlene Johnston of Raymondville, Mo.

Sharlane grew up in the Raymondville, Mo., area and attended the Friendship School that had only two rooms.

Sharlane married Herbert Eugene Atkisson on July 11, 1959. They were married for 50 memorable years.

Sharlane’s occupation was working as an assembly line worker at Brown Shoe Company in Houston Mo., then as a Dietary Aide; first at Houston House and then at Licking Park Manor.

Her hobbies include cross stitch, coloring and hanging out with friends/family at McDonald’s. She also loved fishing, camping, traveling, art and quilt shows and rendezvous with Gene.

She was a Strong Opinionated woman who everyone LOVED.

Online condolences may be expressed at

A memorial visitation is 10 a.m. until noon Saturday Jan. 18, 2020, at Evans Funeral Home. Cremation was under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.



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