Demetrius Atkins Jr., 32, of Wichita, died Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. 

He was born May 26, 1985, in Sweetwater, Texas, to Demetrius Sr. and Teresa Allen Atkins. He grew up in Garden City. 

Mr. Atkins had worked in feedyards and construction. 

Survivors include a daughter, Emani Atkins of San Antonio, Texas; his mother, Teresa Allen of Wichita; his father, Demetrius Atkins Sr. of Wichita; two brothers, Chris Atkins of Hanover, and Joshua Atkins of Kansas City, Mo.; a sister, Denise Atkins of Dallas; and his grandmothers, Nellie Joe Thompson of Sweetwater, and Elnoria Allen of Garden City. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, the Rev. Robert Allen, Plez Atkins and Earnestine Kinney.

Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church in Garden City. Burial will be at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. 

Condolences may be posted at Memorials to the Demetrius Atkins Memorial Fund may be sent in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.