William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville
612 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Hodgenville, Kentucky 42748
Richard Allen Perkins, 74, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky passed away Monday November 23, 2020 at Baptist Health Hospital in Louisville.
He was born Howardstown, Kentucky February 18, 1946 to the late Virgil Leo and Jennie Martin Perkins.
He was a loving father and grandfather, He retired from LG&E. He enjoyed motorcycle riding and going to car shows.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Gilbert, Ray and Tommy Perkins, one sister, Geneva DeSpain Cecil.
Richard leaves behind a son, Bradley Todd Perkins of Hodgenville, two grandchildren, Bradley Todd (Megan) Perkins Jr., Benjamin Todd Perkins, two great-grandchildren, Keegan Todd Perkins, and Elizabeth Louise Perkins, the mother of his son, Dianne Brewer Perkins, one brother, Paul Perkins of Elizabethtown, five sisters, Ethel Lobb, Irene (Buddy) Sprowles, Bonnie (Eddie) Sanders, Patsy (Everett) Riggs all of Hodgenville, Juanita Shofner of Campbellsville, several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Due to Covid, the family will have a private graveside service at Union Band Church Cemetery.
William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel is in charge of arrangements