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Mr. Robert Jackson (Jack) Perkins, Campbellsville, KY (1917-2012)

He was a native of Green County, KY, and the patriarch of a very highly regarded Taylor County, KY, family. He was a lifelong farmer of the Whitewood Community and took pride in caring for his land. He was a member of the Campbellsville Church of God.
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Mr. Robert Jackson "Jack" Perkins, 95, Campbellsville, KY, departed this life July 1, 2012 at the Taylor County Regional Medical Center in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be conducted at 10amCT, Thursday, July 5, 2012 at the Campbellsville First Church of God with Bro. Evan Tedder and Bro. Colin McDaniel officiating. Burial follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 South Main Street, Greensburg, KY, on Wednesday, July 4, 2012 and after 8amCT, Thursday, July 5, 2012, at the church.

Pallbearers: Bill Netherland, Bobby Wood, Guy Wood, Sammy Bryant, William "Ham" Johnson, Danny Simpson, Jimmy Wheeler, and Morris Goff.Honorary pallbearers: Morris Horn, Billy B. Smith, Lonnie Davis, Johny Davis, Lynn Taylor Blakeman, George Henry Dearen, and the male members of the Campbellsville First Church of God.

Mr. Robert Jackson "Jack" Perkins, Campbellsville, KY (1917-2012)

Mr. Robert Jackson "Jack" Perkins was the son of the late Fred and Florence Walls Perkins. He was born on Wednesday, April 11, 1917 in Green County, KY and departed this life July 1, 2012 in Campbellsville. He was 95 years, 2 months, and 20 days of age.

Mr. Perkins had made a profession of faith and was a member of the Campbellsville First Church of God. He was a lifelong farmer of the Whitewood Community and took great pride in caring for his land.

Survivors include his wife: Eliza Boone Penick Perkins, and the following:
  • Three sons: Jack Allen Perkins and wife Irene of Campbellsville, KY; Ronnie Perkins of Willis, TX and David Joe Perkins of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two sisters: Dorothy Lotz of Virginia and Frances Riggs of Louisville, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Brian Allen Perkins and wife Elizabeth of North Carolina' Dana Lee and husband Allen of Texas; Kevin Hughes of Campbellsville, KY; Shondah Kubajak of Campbellsville, KY; Steven Perkins and wife Sabrina of Utah; and Cassie Jo Perkins of Louisville, KY

  • Seven great grandchildren: Scott LaRoe and wife Lindsey, Amy Hopson and husband Bradley Chase, Alana Lee, Brandon Perkins, Tanner Perkins, Jadon Bradshaw, Majestee Hughes

  • One great-great grandchild: Gemma LaRoe and many nieces, nephews and cousins
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his infant brother: Earl Perkins; two sisters: Tina Jones and Lillian Shaw and a grandson: Timothy Perkins.

The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Mr. Robert Jackson (Jack) Perkins, Campbellsville, KY (1917-2012)

2012-07-04 - 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

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