2014-02-27 / Obituaries

Pekins

Dorothy W. Perkins, 91, of Thomasville died March 1, 2014 at Thomasville Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born April 28, 1922 in Octagon. She was a retired sales clerk at Bedsole’s Department Store and was a member of the Thomasville Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Joseph E. “Buddy” Perkins, Jackson, Larry M. Perkins, Forkland; three daughters, Betty Lenore Hartsell, Panama City, Fla., Patricia Lou Harris, Phyllis Carole Hyde, both of Frankville, 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.

The service was March 3 at 1 p.m. at the Thomasville Baptist Church with Rev. Ty Parten and Dr. Billy Harris officiating. Burial was as the Linden Memorial Park in Linden.

Active pallbearers were Abram Perkins, Kevin Hyde, Alex Stoddard, Will Wiggins, Rush Wiggins, Billy Biggers, Kenny Bowman, David Stoddard and Billy Wiggins.

Honorary pallbearers were: Janet Anderson, Audrey Evans, Janet Hill, Rachel Ingram, Lynn Ronan, Rose Walker, Shirley Wallace, members of the TEL/Elect Ladies Sunday School Class of Thomasville Baptist Church and members of the Thomasville Ladies Auxiliary.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

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