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Edna Lee Perkins

February 21, 1929 November 6, 2018
Edna Lee Perkins
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Obituary for Edna Lee Perkins

Edna Lee Perkins, 89 of McConnelsville, passed away on Tues. Nov. 6, 2018 at the Sterling Suites Rehab Center in Zanesville. She was born on Feb. 21, 1929 in Pennsville, Ohio to the late Lee A. and Grace A. McAnulty Van Fossen. She was a housewife and had worked at the Sears Catalog Store in McConnelsville.

Edna Lee was a member of the Pennsville United Methodist Church, a 50+ year member of the Order of Eastern Star #19, 50+ year member of the American Legion Post #24 Ladies Aux. Past President of the Ladies Morgan Shrine Club, Malconta Garden Club treasurer for 25 years,and VFW Post #4317 Ladies Aux.
Edna Lee was passionate about her flowers and enjoyed cooking and baking especially her pies.

She is survived by her daughter, Rita L.Bankes of McConnelsville, a step-daughter, Sharon Davis of Columbus, granddaughter, Angie Bankes and Shane Riffle of McConnelsville, 2 step grandsons, David Robert Shaner of Columbus and James Shaner of McConnelsville and her Buckeye buddies that all call her grandma. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Robert E. Perkins, son-in-law, Ronnie Bankes and a step daughter, Judith Perkins.

Services will be held on Thur. Nov. 8, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at the Matheney Funeral Home in McConnelsville with Pastor Galen Finley officiating. Burial will follow in the McConnelsville Cemetery. Friends may call on the family from 11-1 P.M. On the day of the service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the M&M Vol. Fire Dept. in Edna Lee's name. To send a note of condolence to the family go to

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Matheney Funeral Home

165 N. Kennebec Avenue
McConnelsville, OH 43756

Matheney Funeral Home
165 N. Kennebec Avenue McConnelsville 43756 OH
United States

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