September 19, 1965- April 24, 2017

Kevin Perkins, age 51, of Somerset, departed this life on Monday, April 24, 2017 at UT Medical Center in Knoxville, TN.

He was born on September 19, 1965, in Somerset, to R.V. Perkins and Roberta LaVern Polston Perkins. Kevin loved his dog “Rusty”, fishing, playing croquet with his friends on Sunday evenings, and music; he grew up singing and playing his guitar. He was recently saved and accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior.

He is survived by his parents; R.V. and Roberta Perkins of Jabez, KY; his wife, Elaine Thomas of Somerset; a daughter, Katie Perkins of Faubush, KY; a brother, Kenny V. (and Lana) Perkins of Somerset; two sisters, Lanna Gay (and Hiram) Draughn of Jabez, and Janna (and Marty) Gaines of Jabez; along with a host of nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, George and Ina Perkins; and maternal grandparents, Elza and Mary Polston.

Visitation will be on Thursday, April 27, 2017 after 6:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 11:00am in the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Mark Polston officiating. Burial will be in the Military Springs Cemetery in Jabez, KY.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Kevin Perkins.