Obituary and funeral service: Evelyn Higginbotham Perkins, 97, of Monroe

Evelyn Higginbotham Perkins, age 97, of Monroe, passed away on September 11, 2020. She was born on April 3, 1923 to the late Garvin Higginbotham and the late Myrtice Peters Higginbotham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Perkins; sister, Jean Malcom. 

She is survived by her daughter, Pat Flack; son and daughter-in-law, Gene and Barbara Perkins; sister, Sheila Langley; grandchildren, Colie Perkins, Matt Perkins, Lauren Scraggs; great grandchildren, Branson, Addalyn, Dalton, Riley, and Amelia.  

A funeral service will be held on Monday, September 14, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Monroe First United Methodist Church with Dr. Dane Wagner officiating. Interment will follow to Resthaven Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family ask for anyone wishing to make a donation in Ms. Perkins’ name to either give to:

1. Monroe First United Methodist Church
400 South Broad Street
Monroe, GA 30655 

2. Alzheimer’s Association

Meaodws Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at

Reposted courtesy of Meadows Funeral Home.

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