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Elmyra Louise (Atkinson) Greenwood

November 21, 1932 ~ March 28, 2022 (age 89)


Elmyra Louise Atkinson Greenwood, 89 of Dickens, TX passed away Monday March 28, 2022 in Lubbock, TX. Elmyra was born on November, 21, 1932 to Claude & Minnie Atkinson in Motely County. She attended schools in Dickens County married Charles Gibson in 1948. She was a member of Dickens Baptist Church and worked in the restaurant business all her life, owning several restaurants in the area. “She was called the best cook in Dickens County.” She retired in 1995. Later in life she married W.J. (Bill) Greenwood.

She is survived by daughter Ruby Combs, of Dickens, TX, Grandchildren; David Gibson, Polly Daza, Bron Combs, Michael Gibson, Brian Combs, Richard Gibson, Randall Gibson and Crystal Gibson, 14 great grands and 1 sister.

She was preceded in death by husband, Bill Greenwood, son, Palmer Wayne Gibson, 3 sisters and 5 brothers.

Memorials may be made to the Dickens Senior Citizens: P.O. Box 163 Dickens, TX 79229

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Funeral Service
March 31, 2022

10:30 AM
Bible Church of the Nazarene
412 Montgomery St
Dickens, TX 79229

Interment following funeral service
March 31, 2022

Dickens Cemetery
Cemetery Rd.
Dickens, TX 79229

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