Veronica Marie Atkinson, 49, died Friday, January 8, 2021 at Prisma Health Tuomey. Born in Sumter, she was a daughter of John Atkinson and the late Theresa Hasibar Atkinson. Mrs. Atkinson was employed by the BBQ Hut. Surviving are four children, Ashley Cannon, Jamie Atkinson, Lonnie Atkinson and Jennifer Cruz. Memorial services will be held 4 PM Saturday, January 16,2021 at Lakewood Baptist Church. On-line condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.