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Theodore James (Teddy) PERKINS

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Theodore James (Teddy) PERKINS Obituary

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PERKINS, Theodore James "Teddy" age 70, of Dayton, departed this life on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the V.A. Hospice Unit of Dayton. He was born on April 4, 1940 in Dayton, OH. He graduated from Roosevelt High School and served his country in the United States Army receiving an honorable discharge. Teddy was a retiree of the City of Dayton where he worked in Janitorial Services for 36 years. After retirement, he became an entrepreneur and sold African items at the Flea Market on Olive Road in Dayton. He is preceded in death by his parents. He leaves to cherish his memory; his adoptive grandson, MarShawn; (3) children, Taylor, Phillip and LaDonna; brother, Norman Perkins; grandchildren; special devoted cousins, Nancy "Doni" and Nathaniel Grant; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Graveside services will be held 11:00 A.M., THURSDAY, August 14, 2014 at the DAYTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, 4100 W. Third St., with the VA Chaplain, officiating. Arrangements entrusted to Thomas Funeral Home, 4520 Salem Ave. On-line condolences may also be sent to the family at www.thomasfunerals.com

Published in Dayton Daily News on Aug. 13, 2014
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