March 3, 1977
Mrs. John PerkinsMarseilles - Susie Perkins, 74, of Marseilles died at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday in Community Hospital of Ottawa.Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. Saturday in the Seal-Campbell Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Alvin Dial of the Marseilles Church of God officiating. Burial will be in the Riverview Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.Mrs Perkins was born April 3, 1902, in Taylor County, Ky., to George and Mary (Dabney) Enyart. In 1920 she married John Perkins who survives.Other survivors include two sons, William of Earlville and Albert of Seneca; three daughters, Mrs. Dell (Irene) Farmer of Marseilles, Mrs. Delbert (Eva) Chapman of Newark and Mrs. Rex (Iva) Olson of Marseilles; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. Ethel Guthrie of Carlinville and Mrs. Floy Lyons of Phillipsburg, Ky.She was preceded in death by two sons, one daughter, one brother and one sister.
Contributed by Ruth Ann Dierzen