Billy L. Perkins, 81, of Columbia passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at Boone Hospital Center.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Grace Bible Church, followed by a reception for the family to greet friends.
Billy was born on December 12, 1937 in Columbia to Clarence “Bill” and Maurin Winn Perkins and they preceded him in death. On October 15, 1960, he married Doris Burnett in Columbia. He was a longtime member of Grace Bible Church.
Billy is survived by his wife, Doris; four children, Teresa Graham (Alan) of Smithville, Tammy Mann (James) of Harrisburg, Stephen Perkins (Tracy) of Harrisburg, Matthew Perkins (Ashley) of Centralia; two brothers, Dale Perkins (Peggy) of Columbia, Gale Perkins (Mary) of Harrisburg; sister-in-law, Gail Perkins of Columbia; six grandchildren, Levi, Heaven, Malissa, Dalton, Grace, Killian and two great grandchildren, Aliya and Xander.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Bruce.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Grace Bible Church – Missions Program, 601 Blue Ridge Road, Columbia, MO 65202.
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