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Charles Allen "Cap" Perkins

February 17, 1962 — June 10, 2021

Charles Allen “Cap” Perkins, age 59, of Paoli, Indiana, entered into eternal rest to join the love of his life Connie on June 10th, 2021 at IU Hospice House in Bloomington, Indiana.

He was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 17th, 1962 to Roger Walter Perkins, Sr. and Karen L. (Hammond) Doris.

Charles was preceded in death by his Parents; (1) Brother – Roger Walter Perkins, Jr. and (1) Sister – Carol Ann Perkins.

He was a minister with the Universal Life Church, a self-employed carpenter, enjoyed “tinkering” with everything and was an avid woodsman.  He especially loved being Papaw “CAPaw” to all of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Charles is survived by:

(2) Sons Matthew Perkins Paoli, Indiana
Rick Brashear Orleans, Indiana

(5) Daughters Holly Lanham (John) Orlando, Florida
Amanda Brashear Paoli, Indiana
Clemey Wright Paoli, Indiana
Steffanie Bagwell Paoli, Indiana
Ariel Nichole Mitchell Indianapolis, Indiana

(1) Brother Robert William Perkins (Stacy) Weeki Wachee, Florida

(1) Aunt Pat Countryman Davenport, Iowa

Several Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren

A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held at Pioneer Mothers Park outside Paoli, on Saturday, June 12th, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. The family requests all who join bring a chair, stories and a side dish.

Cremation was chosen with burial in Piper City, Illinois at a later date.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick, Indiana. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, June 12, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home

9640 IN-56, French Lick, IN 47432

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