Jimmy Carl “J. C.” Perkins age 68, of Jacksboro went home to be with his Heavenly father on Saturday November 27, 2021. He was a loving husband , devoted and loving daddy and papaw that enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a devoted Deacon and a Joyful servant of the Lord, he enjoyed sharing his testimony with everyone, no one thought of J. C. without thinking of his testimony of what the Lord had done for him and his family. He was a faithful member of Long Hollow Baptist Church.
Preceded in death by parents Andy Perkins and Hazel King Perkins, brothers Orville, Virgil and Jerry Perkins, sisters June and Janice.
Survived by wife Terry Lynn Berry Perkins of Jacksboro, daughter Whitney Eileen Bates and husband Zach of Rocky Top, sisters Dorothy Haynes and husband Ralph of Ohio, Wilma Copeland and husband Charlie, Ann Teague and husband Shann, grandchildren Bradley, Kaci, Lynn, Khloe, and Jadon Carl, and a host of other relatives and friends.
A visitation will be 4:00-7:00 pm on Wednesday December 1, 2021 at Long Hollow Baptist Church funeral service will follow at 7:00 with Rev. Matt Howard officiating, Family and friends will meet at 10:15 on Thursday December 2, 2021 at Martin Wilson Funeral Home and go to Bakers Forge cemetery for a 11:00 am interment.
The family has entrusted the care of J. C. Perkins to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most”