Lois Jean (Keith) Perkins Winslow Alumni Class of 1954 December 17, 2010
Lois Jean (Keith) Perkins, formerly of Ayrshire, IN, passed away on Friday, December 17, 2010 in Elgin, IL. She was born November 2, 1935 in Ayrshire, IN to Delbert and Amanda (Young) Keith.
She was a graduate of WInslow High School, Class of 1954. After graduating from Oakland City College, she moved to Elgin, IL. She married Eddie Perkins on March 9, 1968. She taught third and fourth grade for more than 30 years.
Surviving are two sons, Keith Edward Perkins and wife, Tiffany of Oakland City, IN, children, Kasey, Amanda, Trevor, and Bailey; Keith Eric Perkins and wife Kelsey of Winslow, children, Victoria, Michael and Keith, Jr.; a daughter, Elizabeth (Perkins) Schlacks and husband Steve of Crystal Lake, children, William and Mitchel and two great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Eddie Perkins; her parents; and two brothers, Jerry “Coffee” Keith and Richard “Dick” Keith.
Funeral services were Monday, Decemeber 20, 2010 at 2 p.m. at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapl in Oakland City with Rev Alec Hensley officiating. Burial was in Sunset Cemetery at Winslow, Indiana.