Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at St. Paul M.B. Church with Rev. Leroy Carter officiating.
Visitation will be from 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, January 7, 2014, at Brinson Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Survivors include daughters, Wikita Patterson of Frisco, Texas, and Stephanie Mason of Aurora, Ill.; sons, Racoya Hayes of Sacramento, Calif., and Talmadge of Cleveland; brother, Harry Carl Block of Sacramento, Calif.; sisters, Florence Williams of Wichita, Texas, Frankie Brantley of Atlanta, Ga., and Bettie Bellamy of Stanton Island, N.Y.; and nine grandchildren.
Preceding Perkins in death were sister Cleary Block and brothers, Louie Block and Malcolm Block.