Earnest Perkins of Fort Stockton, Texas passed away Sunday March 25th, 2018, in Fort Stockton, Texas at the age of 78 years. He was born on June 25th 1939, in Spur, Texas to Terrell Jack Perkins and Lena Douglass
Earnest is survived by hiswife of 52 years, Delores Perkins; son, Thomas J. Perkins, and his wife Maribel of Fort Stockton; daughter, Lena C. Skaggs of Fort Stockton; sisters, Betty Stanley, Arlene Jones, Darlene Young, Judy White, and Jackie Olsen; his 6 grandchildren and his 5 great grandchildren.
Earnest is preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Cynthia Mowery; brother, Terrell J Perkins Jr.; and sisters Ruth Graves and Peggy Perkins.
Memorial service will be on Thursday, March 29th, 2018, at 10am at the Pecos County Civic Center in Fort Stockton, Texas with Scott Owens officiating. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at: www.heritagefuneralhomeofthebigbend.com
I worked many years with Earnest. He was a very knowledgeable man and I learned a lot from him. Earnest was a great example of someone from the Greatest Generation. God Bless!
George RiggsFort Stockton, TX
My condolences to Delores and the family. Rest in peace.
Tina HagyFORT STOCKTON, TX
Memories of good times at Earnest & Delores' house when Cindy and I were youngsters. There will always be a special place in my heart for Earnest.
Love you all,
Patsy & Kim
Kim & Patsy Stanley WilksPost, TX
sorry for your loss our prayers are with all of the family. I worked at Firestone along side Ernest. Thought a lot of him
Bud BeauchampBandera, TX
Sending Condolences... Prayers... and Love to the Family.
Miguel LeyvaPflugerville, TX
So many memories and thoughts. I'll miss you Earnest. You were one of a kind that can never be replaced.
Darlene YoungSpur, TX
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you!
All my love, Laura
Laura HallPace, FL
My most sincere sympathy to Delores and the family. He will be missed. - Jaynie (Dwayne and Jan' s daughter)
Jaynie HoeraufFarwell, MI
Our prayers are with the family
Robert and GeorgiaJamisonFt Stockton, TX