W.J. Perkins age 78 of Whitwell passed away, Wednesday, December 28, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, JW & Zella Kilgore Perkins, sister, Bonnie Morgan; brothers, CH Perkins, JC Perkins, JE Perkins; grandson, Myles Parris; sister-in-law, Molly Perkins.
Those left to cherish his memories are two daughters, Tina (Jay) Ward of Whitwell, Veronica Parris of East Ridge; brother, GW (Kay) Perkins; grandchildren, Ryan Hacker, Megan Hacker; Jaryd (Megan) Parris; great grandchildren, Ayden & Abigayl Parris, Austin Condra; several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends 10-2PM, Friday, December 30, 2022 with the funeral service to follow at 2PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Michael Shrum officiating. Interment at Red Hill Cemetery.