Daisy Stimpson Perkins Lang May 13, 1921 - December 12, 2013 CHARLOTTE - Beloved mother and grandmother went to eternal rest on December 12, 2013. Born in Canton, NC, she moved to Charlotte with her family in childhood. Daisy passed away peacefully at the, age of 92, surrounded by family and friends at Asbury Care Center. A devout Christian who loved to sing, she enjoyed painting, and visiting "her" mountains in Western Carolina with her sister. Daisy was a member of the First Baptist Church of Charlotte for many years and until her death. Later in life, she moved to Panama City, Fl. until April 2001 when she returned to Charlotte to reside at Aldersgate. She cherished her family and is survived by her two daughters, Shirley Eileen Perkins and Angelia Perkins Kassow (both of NY) ;five granddaughters, Kirsten, Melanie, Samantha, Danielle and Courtney; great-grandchildren Max and Emily, nieces, nephews, and sister-in-law. Predeceased by three brothers and four sisters, she was the last of the siblings to pass. Funeral and burial are private. Please make donations to Hospice and Palliative Care Charlotte Region, 1420 East 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204. The family is deeply grateful to the staff at Aldersgate, Asbury Care Center, Hospice, and her dear friend Sue Sischo for all the care and loving support that they gave to Daisy through the years.
Published in Charlotte Observer on Dec. 15, 2013