top banner

Obituary Listings

Bonnie Lee Perkins Jr.

October 17, 1948 December 11, 2017
Bonnie Lee  Perkins Jr.
There are condolences waiting approval on Bonnie's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Bonnie

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Bonnie Lee Perkins Jr.
“Let not your heart be troubled, ye believe in God, believe also in me.” St. John 14:1

Brother Bonnie Lee “Shoe” Perkins Jr. was born October 17, 1948 in Cyrene, GA, to the late Bonnie Lee Perkins Sr. and the late Gracie Mae Conyers-Perkins. He was born one of eleven siblings; 4 of whom preceded him in death: Deacon Moses Perkins, Emma Jean Perkins-Turner, Reverend Eddie George Perkins and Deacon Arthur Lee Perkins Sr.

He graduated from Hutto High School class of 1968. He had a passion for football and a stellar performer as full back. At an early age he confessed Christ as his personal savior and joined Mount Pleasant Freewill Baptist Church under the pastoral of the late Reverend Issac Conyers. In later years he moved his membership to Mt. Olive M.B. Church under the Pastoral leadership of Reverend David Gosha, where he was a member at the time he was called to his heavenly home. He was employed with the city of Bainbridge for 13 years until his health failed in 2010. He also was an original member of the Spiritual Wonders. He was blessed with many skills: electrical, plumbing, carpentry and roofing. Bonnie was humble and fun person.

He leaves to cherish his precious memories his son: Bryce Bevill (Stacy); Six grandchildren: Adayre Bevill, Jerah Bevill, Jakahri Mack, Jai’ McGriff, Jalil Moore, and Jaloni Mack. He was known as ‘Papa.” Six siblings: Nora Johnson (dedicated loving sister and caretaker) Bobbie Perkins, Hattie Hodges, and Mattie Perkins, all of Bainbridge, GA; Juanita Beaman and Cassandra Perkins both of Rochester, NY; one sister in law Addie Dean Perkins, Bainbridge, GA; 23 nieces and 14 nephews. 4 special nieces Regina Akins, Sherry Ausgood, Betty Crawford, and Personal care Patricia Ross. and host of relatives and friends.
Read More

To plant a tree in memory of Bonnie Lee Perkins Jr., visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events





2:00 PM 12/15/2017 2:00:00 PM
Bruton Mortuary

635 Bruton Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819

Bruton Mortuary
635 Bruton Street Bainbridge 39819 GA
United States





3:00 PM 12/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
St. Paul M.B. Church

2714 Thomasville Rd.
Bainbridge, GA 39819

St. Paul M.B. Church
2714 Thomasville Rd. Bainbridge 39819 GA
United States

Cemetery Details


Jonas Lobe Cemetery Final Resting Place

1287 Carter St.
Bainbridge, GA 39819

1287 Carter St. Bainbridge 39819 GA
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.