September 10, 1965 - June 15, 2021
Louisa Atchison passed away on June 15, 2021, at 55 years old, after a long battle with numerous undiagnosed health issues. She was the wife of John Atchison, daughter of Edwin and Shirley Baptist, and sister of Louanna Knight. Born on September 10, 1965 in Calcutta India, she and her family later immigrated to London, England before finally settling in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area. During high school, Louisa met her husband to be, and they were married soon after graduating. Louisa’s husband enlisted in the United States Air Force, so as a newlywed couple, they lived in Mississippi and Azores Portugal, before landing in Southern Florida. Louisa attend Florida International University where she studied to be an accountant, while working part time as a church secretary. She enjoyed the South Florida lifestyle for seven years, until Hurricane Andrew destroyed their home. After surviving the devastating hurricane, Louisa and John decided to move back to the Washington DC area so that they could be closer to both their families. Louisa completed her Accounting Degree at George Mason University, and entered the workplace as a Corporate Tax Accountant. Over her years of employment, she rose to the executive level before chronic migraine headaches forced her to leave the workplace. This did not stop her success. Louisa found that she could work from home successfully. She established 3 successful startup business which allowed her to use her artistic skills. After many long-term undiagnosed illnesses, Louisa was forced to close her businesses to focus on her health. During the waning years of her life, she rekindled her love for art by beginning water color painting. Louisa’s life can be summarized as a faithful, loving, caring, thoughtful, selfless, confident, positive and strong woman who loved her family and the Lord Jesus Christ with all her heart.
Louisa Atchison passed away on June 15, 2021, at 55 years old, after a long battle with numerous undiagnosed health issues. She was the wife of John Atchison, daughter of Edwin and Shirley Baptist, and sister of Louanna Knight. Born on September... View Obituary & Service Information
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