Brian Edwards Atkins, age 55, went home to be with the Lord with his wife by his side on Saturday, April 24, 2021.
Brian was born on March 29, 1966 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur, IL to Robert J. and Sharon A (Melton) Atkins. He married Danah J. (Johnson) on December 8, 2019. Brian was a graduate of Mt. Zion High School and loved traveling the US as a maintenance contractor with his wife. He served our country as a US Army Ranger.
Per Brian’s wishes a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Brian loved 80’s Hairband Rock & Roll. His larger than life personality will be greatly missed. Brian was loved by so many, and he didn’t know a stranger. He was kind, caring and generous to everyone he crossed paths with. Brian wanted everyone around him to feel loved and appreciated.
Brian was survived by: His wife Danah Johnson-Atkins of Decatur, Illinois; parents Robert and Sharon of Mt. Zion and Brother Robert W Atkins.
Memorials may be made to his wife Danah for incurred expenses.
Please sign the family guestbook.