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Obituary for Geraldine C. Perkins

Mrs. Geraldine C. Perkins, passed away at her Wetumpka home on Friday, January 19, 2024, at age 98. She was preceded in death by her husband Richard Perkins; son, William R. Perkins; daughter, Marilyn Zeigler; parents, Harvie and Mattie Lou Collier, and siblings, Byron Collier, Winford Collier, and Rebecca Mobley.

She is survived by her daughter, Virginia P. (Robert) Marcus; grandchildren, David M. (Amanda) Zeigler, Natalie P. (Doug) Scarborough, Jennifer Z. (Nicholas) Medley, Ashford (Ashley) Perkins, and Carolyn M. (Jamil) Karim; 9 great grandchildren, and sister, Asenath Coker, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Geraldine was a long-time member of the First Methodist Church of Wetumpka. She loved travelling, gardening, and entertaining family, friends, and her church family in her home.

The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, January 23, at Gassett Funeral Home, followed by Funeral services at 11:00 in the chapel, with Fred Zeigler and Jenny Medley officiating. Burial will be at Pine View Memorial Gardens, with David Zeigler, Ashford Perkins, Doug Scarborough, Nick Medley, Jamil Karim, Joe McDonald, and Bob Reneau serving as Pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to The First Methodist Church of Wetumpka, 306 W. Tuskeena St. Wetumpka, AL 36092.