Charles H. Atkins, a member of the HPROA, passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019, at the age of 85. He is survived by his wife, Sonja G. Atkins. He joined the Houston Police Department on October 1, 1956, Academy Class #15. During his career with the department, he was assigned to the Traffic, Safety, Narcotics, Polygraph, and Community Services Divisions. Officer Atkins retired on August 24, 1978.
The body was entrusted with Strickland Funeral Home - Somerville, 545 8th Street, Somerville, Texas 77879 (979) 596-2133.
A private Graveside Service was held.