Horace Keith Perkins, 65, passed away on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at his home in Overgaard. Funeral services were held June 9 at the Heber Chapel of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Interment followed in the Heber Cemetery.
Keith was born to John and Frances Beth (Crandall) Perkins on March 23, 1949, in Snowflake.
Survivors include his wife, Pamela Perkins; five children, Norman (Cheryl) Rollins, AJ (Mandi) Perkins, Keith (Darla) Perkins, Curtis Perkins and Mandi Perkins; seven stepchildren, Robert Riegle, David Riegle, Trevor (Lynette) Riegle, Tracy Riegle, Eric (Anne Marie) Riegle, Shawn (Dawn) Riegle and Tani Riegle; 22 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and six siblings, Joan (Boyd) Gardner, Shauana Bigelow, Roy (Nadean) Perkins, Wendell (Barbara) Perkins, Clella Sinclair and Sanza (Narvin) McCleave.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Jackie Perkins; a brother, Curt Perkins; and a sister, Frances Kartchner.
Owens Livingston Mortuary of Show Low was in charge of the arrangements.