Valenetta “Val” Jean (Phillips) Perkins

June 26, 2019

Valenetta “Val” Jean (Phillips) Perkins, 78, of Frankfort, died June 26, 2019 at her home.  She was born November 16, 1940 in Hillisburg, Indiana to Clarence Edwards & Alice Alvaria (Cox) Phillips.  She married Frank Lewis Perkins on May 22, 1959 and he preceded her in death on May 28, 1990.

Val was a graduate of Scircleville High School and was a life long Clinton County resident.  She had worked at Sonoco Crellin and Federal Mogul until her retirement.  Val was a member of the Memorial Parkway Church of Christ.  She was a moderator for Gospel pages on Facebook, loved crocheting, reading, collecting angels and working in the yard.

Visitation and Services

A funeral service celebrating Val’s life will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Visitation will begin at 12 Noon prior to the service on Tuesday. Burial will follow in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Clinton County Cancer Fund.

Survived by:

2 daughters: Jane (Dan Beckett) Perkins of Frankfort and Debbie Perkins of Frankfort, 2 sons: Frankie (Joy) Perkins Jr. of Frankfort and Danny (Deanna) Perkins of Frankfort, 2 sisters: Clara Hill and Sue Ewing, aunt: Dorothy Burt, 16 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 1 great great granddaughter.

Preceded by:

In addition to her husband and parents, preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Ann, great granddaughter, Khaley Ann Perkins Crabtree, 2 brothers and 2 sisters.


Leave your Condolences

5 Condolences for “Valenetta “Val” Jean (Phillips) Perkins”

  1. Pat Hedge June 28, 2019 at 7:10 am

    So sorry to hear this. Went to school at Scircleville with Valenetta. Will miss her facebook posts. RIP Valenetta.

  2. Allen July 2, 2019 at 9:21 am

    Sorry for your loss Aunt Val was a wonderful person loved by us all .

  3. Bette Patchett July 2, 2019 at 11:30 am

    Jane, so sorry to hear this! Your Mom was a sweetheart! (((HUGS))))

  4. Johnna Galvan July 3, 2019 at 9:03 am

    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mom, she done a great job with her kids. Love you all

  5. Terrell Huffer Camhi July 3, 2019 at 11:57 pm

    I remember Valenetta from when I lived in Hillisburg, as well as the rest of her family. So sorry to hear of her passing and I do hope that the family will always remember her with wonderful and blessed memories. May she rest in peace.

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