Willie Perkinson - 81
June 18, 2022
Willie (Bill) Taylor Perkinson, 81, of Henderson passed away on June 18, 2022 at Maria Parham Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born on July 21, 1940 to the late Reuben and Mary Gladys Stevenson Perkinson. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his brothers, Reuben Perkinson, Jr. , Tommy Perkinson, Jackie Perkinson; a daughter, Sherry Perkinson and, a son Jamie Lee Perkinson. Willie is survived by his wife, Rebecca Hunt Perkinson; his sons, Russell Perkinson, Timothy Perkinson, Nicky Perkinson, Norton Perkinson; his daughter Lisa Perkinson Peoples (Mike); his stepdaughters, Tammy Vaughan Pendergrass (Johnny), Karen Vaughan Turner; 27 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren. Willie enjoyed fishing, playing cards and board games with his children and grandchildren. He loved sitting under the tree in his swing in the cool afternoons. He worked as a carpenter for many years until he retired. He was a jack of all trades to include heating and air conditioning, brick masonry and mechanics. A celebration of life is being planned for a later date.