John Atchley

John “J.C”. Atchley, 87, of White, passed away Saturday May 1, 2021, at Cartersville Medical Center.

Born September 22, 1933, in Pickens County, he was a son of the late Clarence E. Atchley and the late Bonnie Lee Holmes Atchley. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Hazel Jump Atchley; a son, Michael Atchley; and his grandson, Matthew Stanfield.

J.C. loved to garden in his younger years and retired from Shaw Industries after 30 years of service.

Survivors include his wife of 27 years, Jackie Brooks Atchley; his children, Shelia Guyton, Shirley Westley, Sandra Stanfield, and Dennis Atchley; his stepchildren, Wayne Hunter, Annelle Gainor, Charlie Hunter, Cindy Greenway and Vickie Hunter; four grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and his brother, Donald Atchley.

No services will be held at this time.

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Mr. J.C. Atchley; please visit to share memories and to post condolence messages.