Carl Atkins, Jr., age 84, of Elberton passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015. Mr. Atkins was survived by his wife Linda Kennedy Atkins; son David Carl Atkins; brother James Croft and sister Joyce Martin. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to be held at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery, 1408 Mt. Moriah Road NE, Auburn, GA, 30011. Chaplain Dennis Duck will be officiating. The family will receive friends 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.