Carolyn Ann Perkins, 85, of Lampasas, passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022. She was born on March 3, 1937, in Lampasas to T.C. and Eileen (Farmer) Shurtleff.
Services will be held at First Baptist Church Lampasas on Friday, August 5, 2022, at 10 am, with a visitation an hour prior. Interment will follow at Townsen Cemetery in Adamsville.
Carolyn was strong in her faith, a Christian and was a member of First Baptist Church Lampasas since 1956 where she ran a women's Bible study class for many years. She loved plants, flowers, and gardening and was the first president of the Town and Country Club in Lampasas, which she really enjoyed. After she got all of her children in school she opened up her own Antique shop called, Country Collectibles which she operated for more than 35 years. Most of all Carolyn loved being around her family and friends and enjoyed being in the company of others.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Jimmie, and sister, Linda Miller.
Survivors include her sons, David Perkins, Damon Perkins, and wife Connie; daughters, Dee Ann Howard and husband Gene, Debra Jones and husband, Jeff; nephew, Steven Miller, and wife Yvette; nieces, Monica Joseph and husband Jereme, Gwenn Erlinger and husband Ray; grandchildren, Hollie Smith, Dustin Jones, Marcus Perkins, John Taylor, Amie Cox, Marielle Chambers, Ashley Langley, Kodie Perkins, Brilyn Griffith, Bryce Perkins, Paige Pharr, Megan Cooley, and 19 great-grandchildren.