Born April 10, 1936, in Elizabeth, Ky., Mr. Perkins joined the U.S. Navy in 1954 and served aboard the USS Hancock until 1958. He became a truck driver after leaving the Navy. Most recently, he drove for Tracy Interfaith Ministries. A Tracy resident for 18 years, he was active in Grace Church of Tracy.
Mr. Perkins is survived by his wife, Nga Perkins of Tracy.
Tuesday’s services will begin at 9 a.m. at Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Monday at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave.
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