She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Gradyville Baptist Church in Columbia.
She united in marriage to Carl Perkins January 30, 1965. He preceded her in death July 11, 2009.
She is survived by three brothers and one sister: Johnny Richard and wife, Carolyn, Odell Richard and wife, Norma Jean and Zilpha Corbin of Columbia and Owen Richard and wife, Pat of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Eastern Time, Friday, May 20, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Eastern Time, Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Don Gowin
BURIAL: Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery