Fayrene M. Perkins
September 07, 1927 ‒ February 17, 2020
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Fayrene M. Perkins, age 92, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2020 at Knox Community Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born on September 7, 1927 in Grundy, West Virginia the daughter of Walter and Madie (Music) Crouse.
Fayrene loved her animals and enjoyed attending barn sales and auctions where she would frequently bring home a new pig, goat or bird. She liked gardening and took great pride in her flower and vegetable gardens, but most of all she cherished the quality time with her family.
She is survived by two sons, Larry (Donetta) White of Mount Vernon, Harry (Diane) White of Howard; four daughters, Margaret (Don) Selby of Salisbury, Maryland, Delores Marks of Brooksville, Florida, Sandra Ball of Mount Vernon and Patty White of Howard, Ohio; thirteen grandchildren; twenty one great grandchildren, numerous great-great grandchildren and a sister, Jean Griffith of Reynoldsburg.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Walter White, second husband, Dwight Perkins and a daughter, Joyce Stewart.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, February 21, 2020 beginning at 2 p.m. in Homer Cemetery. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Fayrene M. Perkins.
Memorial contributions in Fayrene’s name may be made to the Knox County Animal Shelter.
To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
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