Robert N. Atkinson, Jr., 72, of Richmond, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 26, 2006. He is survived by his wife, Glenice J. Atkinson; sons, Gene N. Atkinson, of Chesterfield, Wayne R. Atkinson, of Chester, and Troy L. Atkinson, of Chesterfield; daughters, Elizabeth Parker and her husband Glenn, of Chesterfield, and Lourie Slone, of Chesterfield; sister, Mildred Parlady, of Connecticut; brother, James Atkinson, of North Carolina; twelve grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mr. Atkinson was a retired employee of E. R. Carpenter. Family will receive friends Saturday at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt10) from 2 to 4 and 6 to 7:30 pm, with his funeral service beginning at 7:30 pm. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to God’s Storehouse Baptist Church, P.O. Box 324, Chesterfield, VA 23832.