Funeral services for Mr. Kenneth W. Atwell will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at Wayside Baptist Church, Pollock, Louisiana with Reverend Kevin Simmons officiating. Interment will be in Restland Memorial Gardens, Pollock, Louisiana, under the direction of Rush Funeral Home in Pineville.
Mr. Atwell, age 70, of Pollock, entered eternal rest on Monday, October 15, 2012 at Grace Home, Alexandria, Louisiana.
He was a native of Midway. He was a retired upholsterer and furniture builder. He was a member of Wayside Baptist Church, Pollock, La.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Wesley and Julie Atwell.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Betty Weems Atwell of Pollock; two sons, Michael Atwell (Cathy) of Ball, Greg Atwell (Sonya) of Dry Prong; one daughter, Teri Tradewell (Vance) of Pollock; one brother, Bobby Atwell (Barbara) of Arizona; two sister-in-laws, Carol Kimberlin of Pineville and Clara Hales of Mangham, La.; mother-in-law, Myrtle L. Weems of Pollock; grandsons, Joshua, Kevin, Anthony, Daniel and Wesley; granddaughter, Sharon; great grandchildren, Desiree, Kolton, Khloe and Spike Ian.
Pallbearers will be Wesley, Daniel, Joshua, Kevin, Anthony and John.
Friends may call at Wayside Baptist Church, Pollock, on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Thursday, October 18, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.
The family would like to thank the Cabrini Hospital Staff for their wonderful care.
Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Atwell Family by visiting www.rushfh.com.