Argie L. (Corky) Perkins, 69, of Slater, died, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011, at his home.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 14, 2011, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater with John McEachern officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date in Slater City Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice.
Born Dec. 19, 1941, in Miami, he was the son of the late Edgar and Mary Harmon Perkins. On Dec. 28, 1963, in Slater, he married Sherry Shook, who survives of the home. He owned and operated Perkins Garage in Slater for more than 35 years until his retirement. He was a lifelong Saline County resident.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Stephen Perkins of Marshall and Shane Perkins of Gilliam; one daughter, Shelly McEachern of Slater; four grandchildren; and one sister.
Her was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.