In Memory of






Obituary for Franklin D. "Dusty" Perkins Jr.

Franklin “Dusty” Perkins of Troy Texas passed from this life peacefully in the afternoon hours of Tuesday November 5 in Temple, Texas. He was 55.

Franklin was born in Ashland, Oregon on the 29th day of November to Franklin Sr & Barbara (Bullard) Perkins. He married Nancy Schultz on July 22, 2012.

Franklin was many things including a great chef, a truck driver, and a great person to go for a good laugh; he loved cracking jokes and seeing others smile. He was helpful and kind to any one and everyone, another reason he was so loved by all that had the pleasure of knowing him. He also loved going on cruises and hotrods.

Franklin is proceeded in death by his parents Franklin Sr. and Barbara Perkins, as well as his grandmother Mildred Bullard.

Survivors include his beloved wife Nancy Perkins, his daughter Kendra Layton, his granddaughters Athena & Karalyna Layton, his sisters Tina McClung, Suzanna Halverson & Patricia Evans, as well as his brothers Darryl & Jeremy Perkins.

A memorial Service is scheduled for Mr. Perkins beginning at 10:30am on Thursday November 14 at Hewett-Arney Funeral Home in Temple, Texas.