Caroline Perkins completed her life’s journey and was claimed by our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on
October 1st, 2021 (Age 91). Caroline triumphed over strokes and numerous other life threatening
ailments throughout her life, but this time she fought her final battle. She was born on May 7, 1930 in
Sacaton, AZ. She was married to George C. Perkins Sr.
Her mother was Olive Ellis Hogan (deceased). She was preceded in death by her husband, George C.
Perkins Sr. and by her children: Gary G. Perkins, George C. Perkins Jr., Carol A. Perkins, Kathryn J.
Maldonado (Frank), and Connie M. Huenergardt (William). She is survived by one sister, Imogene
Jackson and one brother, Roger Ellis. She is also survived by two daughters: Georgina F. Robinson
(Manuel) and Mae F. Calamos (John). In addition, she is survived by many grandchildren, great
grandchildren, and great great grandchildren, as well as nieces, nephews, and friends.
Mama was an enrolled member of the Gila River Indian Community, where she grew up. She was a
homemaker who loved and nurtured her family with the most unconditional care. Her mission was to
bring God into the lives of those who she loved. She was a dedicated warrior for Jesus Christ and an
exemplary role model of faith. She had an abundance of love for everyone. We thank God for blessing us
all with 91 years of her life.