James E. "Sonny" Perkins, 75, of Elk Horn, Ky., died at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 28, 2013, in Hodgenville, Ky.
Son of the late Ollie Ruby "O.R." Perkins and Edith Ann Payne Perkins, he was born July 26, 1938, in Marion County, Ky.
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Faith Baptist Church.
He was a retired employee of Hudson Foods and Cox Interior.
He married Ocilla Curry on Dec. 24, 1962. She survives.
Survivors also include a son and daughter-in-law, Rex and Margie Perkins of Campbellsville; a grandson, Travis Perkins of Campbellsville; a brother, William Ray "Billy" Perkins of Campbellsville; a sister, Shirley Temple Caple and her husband, Donnie, of Plant City, Fla.; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral was Wednesday, July 31, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville. Bros. David Ray and Chris Copher officiated.
Burial was in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.