Carmen Perkins
Carmen V.W. Perkins
  • 64 years old
  • Date of birth: Jun 27, 1950
  • Date of passing: Feb 18, 2015
Let the memory of Carmen be with us forever

Perkins, Carmen V.W, 64, Columbus, GA, died Wednesday, February 18, 2015. She was a longtime educator in Muscogee County..

Celebration of Life service will be conducted 4:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at St. John A.M.E. Church. Pastor Debora Grant officiating.

Visitation 2-6:00 P.M. Monday at the funeral home.

The Ivy Beyond The Wall Ceremony will begin at 6:00 P.M. Monday at the funeral home.

Graveside services will be held at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Topeka, KS.

 Arrangements entrusted to the staff of Progressive Funeral Home, Inc. “A Touch of Dignity for Those Who Care.” 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Ginger Napue on 27th February 2015

"To the family of Carmen,  I'm so very sorry for the loss of Carmen to your family.  She was an integral part of The Napue family.  Always with a smile and engaging personality.  I have gone down memory lane as I see Carmen and my sister Karla laughing and playing in the neighborhood.  God Bless all of you.  Carmen is a great legacy for you."

This tribute was added by karla napue-browning on 24th February 2015

"You were my first friend in kindergarten. We met up everyday to walk to and from school.  We played in the school orchestra, twirled batons, and were cheerleaders together.  Either Mr. Jolly or my Dad took us or picked us up whether it was the library or wherever we wished to go. We were high school buddies, and if it weren't for you (and Mrs. Wells), our counselors would have kept us from applying for college. Though miles and miles apart, we kept up, sometimes years in between lengthy phone calls. We shared a great childhood full of great memories.  You will always be a bright light in my heart."

This tribute was added by Jody Marino on 23rd February 2015

"I will miss your sweet smile.  You always made me laugh and brightened my day.  You will be missed my friend."

This tribute was added by Jody Marino on 23rd February 2015

"I will always remember your smile and your sense of humor.  You kept me laughing through the years and the many ball games we attended.  I will miss you my friend."

This tribute was added by claudia bunch on 22nd February 2015

"Goodbye old friend.We met in middle schooland from that day on you took me under your wing. Our friendship went through laughs, smiles, and even some tears, You were not only my friend you were my motivator. I would have stayed that shy Hill girl. Not on your watch. Thank youdear friend.I will miss youbut never forget you"

This tribute was added by Denise Anderson on 22nd February 2015

"My dear cousin, you will be missed by all but memories of your life will continue to live on in our hearts."

This tribute was added by Patricia Turner on 19th February 2015

"You were my inspiration many, many years ago when I began my career as an educator. The lives you touched by your dedication and selflessness will forever be your legacy. I cry over your passing, but smile at the same time knowing that the good Lord above has received one very special Angel!"

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