Originally created 08/06/99

Ms. Gloria Perkins



Ms. Gloria A. Key Perkins, 47, of 407 Artmus St., died Sunday, Aug. 1, 1999, at Washington Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Second Mount Moriah Baptist Church with the Rev. Henry Ingram officiating. Burial will be in Walker Memorial Park.

Ms. Perkins, a native of Beech Island, was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Edward Perkins; two sons, Reginald Johnson, Trio, and Larry Perkins, Augusta; two daughters, Lynn Perkins and LeShanna Perkins, both of Augusta; her father, Frank Simmons, Augusta; her mother, Ethel Simmons, Augusta; four brothers, Frank Simmons Jr., Robert Simmons and Joseph Simmons, all of Augusta, and Ike Choice, Martinez; seven sisters, Josie Tolbert, St. Albans, N.Y., Ethel Turner, Hephzibah, JoAnn Nicely, Evans, and Jessie K. Rouse, Laura Simmons, Loretta Simmons and Sadie Choice, all of Augusta; and four grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence or at C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 6, 1999