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Roger P. Perkins

Roger Perkins

May 1, 1933     ~     July 6, 2009

Roger P. Perkins, 76, Glasgow, died Monday, July 06, 2009, at the T. J. Samson Community Hospital. A native of Barren County, he was a son of the late Clifton P. and Mallie Wells Perkins. He was a retired tool and die maker at SKF in Glasgow and a farmer. He was a member of the Old Zion United Methodist Church and a member of the Barren County Cattlemen’s Association.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Edith Perkins; two daughters, Myra Johnson and husband, Michael, of Auburn, and Melinda Cave and husband, Greg, of Glasgow; one son, Todd Perkins and wife, Amy, of Glasgow; four grandchildren, Ashley Johnson, Aaron Johnson, Caleb Cave and Trevor Cave; three step-grandchildren, Austin Day, Joey Day and Caleb Day; one brother, Bob Perkins and wife, Anita, of Barren County; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, George, Mitchell and Stanley and one sister, Velma.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2009, at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Old Zion Cemetery. Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Old Zion Methodist Church, Old Zion Cemetery or the American Cancer Society.

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Guest Register

11 Entries for Roger P. Perkins

  1. Donnie Miller says:

    My deepest sympathy to the entire family.

  2. Keith Perkins says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to you.

  3. Melinda Beard says:

    Jonathan and I pray for your comfort at this difficult time.

  4. Tony & Paulette (Witty) Wasylycia says:

    Mary, Myra, Melinda & Todd: We are so very sorry to hear of Roger’s death. All of you are in our prayers. May God comfort you in your time of sorrow is our prayer.

    Paulette Wasylycia
    daughter of Bernice Witty & Mary Dee Witty Carter

  5. audreywhite says:

    I am sorry for your loss will keep the family in my thoughts an prayers , your family has been hit about as hard as ours i lost 4 members of my family in in less than 6 months .if i can be of any help let me know .God Bless you all

  6. Shelley Kinslow Chandler says:

    I am sorry to hear of your loss. All of you will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. Sammy & Pamela Gray says:

    Mary,Todd, Myra and Melinda: We are ever so sorry for you’re loss. Roger was a fine man and will missed by many. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time. It’s always sad to lose a loved one, but God will see you through. If we can do anything at all to make this time a little less difficult to get through, please let us know. We love you all !

  8. Cheryl Gray Spencer says:

    Mary Edith… I am very sad to learn of Roger’s quick passing. There is nothing we can say to ease your pain but know we are praying that God will soon heal your broken heart and give you peace. To Myra, Melinda and Todd, sending each of you and your familes arms full of love. Remembering your Dad as a wonderful man who loved his family and treated everyone with a kind heart.
    All of you will be in my prayers and loving thoughts in the days to come. Wishing I could be there in person to give each of you a hug, but being in Louisiana made it impossible at this time. Much love to you all…..Cheryl

  9. Bobby & Elizabeth Kinslow Buckley Morrison Slayden Tn says:

    Mary Edith,

    Bobby and I are sorry to hear of Roger’s death.
    I miss seeing all the familiar faces and it seems they are leaving us in swift time.
    Our thoughts of comfort are with you. We are far but our hearts are near.

  10. Sherry Bryant says:

    Jennie called today to tell me she had seen Roger’s obituary in the Courier Journal. Please accept my sincere condolences on your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. May the warm memories of the times you shared bring you comfort in the difficult days ahead.

    Sherry Bryant
    Atlanta GA

  11. Jerry& Phyllis Ballard says:

    we are verry sorry to hear of your loss. roger was a verry good friend.