Novella Atkins

Novella R. "Val" Atkins (Fisher)

Friday, October 15th, 1954 - Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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Mrs. Novella (Val) Fisher Atkins, a native of Brooklyn, NY and a resident of Mobile, AL for 34 years, departed this life on Tuesday, June 16, 2020.
Novella, was born on October 15, 1954 to the parentage of the late Noel Fisher and Veola Thomas Fisher. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Verona McIlwain; brother, Russel R. Fisher; and niece, Sitka McIlwain.

Mrs. Atkins leaves to cherish her memories, a loving husband, Lyndon Atkins; six children; Dennis (Brenda) McCalla, Dache Fisher, Sean (Yamilsa) Fisher, Nicole Fisher, Tiffany Fisher, and Christian Fisher; 14 grandchildren, Jamia Fisher, Curtis Criswell, Dylan Thomas, Nakiya Thornton, Dache Fisher Jr., Noel Fisher, Deonte Fisher, Keiyanna Fisher, Sean Fisher Jr., Jeremy Fisher, Jaysaiah Fisher, Isaiah Fisher, Deanthony Carl, and Kingston Carl; two nieces, Chisa McIlwain and Zellese McIlwain; one nephew, Antoine Brown; two aunts, Mrs. Gloria Rankin and Mrs. Grace Williams; a host of great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.

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    Friday, June 26th, 2020 |
    Friday, June 26th, 2020
    Small's Mortuary - Mobile
    950 S. Broad Street
    Mobile, AL 36603
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Destiny Watson

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You are in my thoughts and my prayers during this difficult time. May God keep you covered down this road of healing. With my deepest sympathy
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To the Dennis McCalla family. From your co-workers at Agrex INC.
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