Nell (Perkins) Burke

September 21, 2021


Nell Perkins Burke, 89 of Bowling Green passed peacefully on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at her daughter's residence.

The Warren County native was a daughter of the late Charles and Eliza Page Perkins and wife of the late Glen Burke.  She was preceded in death by two brothers, Sam and Chester Perkins and a sister, Reba Perkins. Nell was a machine operator at Holley and a member of Andrew Baptist.  She was a good Christian lady who loved to cook and can the vegetables from her garden . She also loved to play bingo.

Her survivors include her daughter, Debra "Dee Dee" Stanley (Mike); three nieces, Brenda Black (Rick), Kay Perkins and Nancy Anderson (Larry); four nephews, David Perkins (Bonnie), Ray Perkins (Lori), Mark Perkins and Harold Purkerson (Nadine).

Funeral service will be at 11 am Monday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel with burial in Summer Shade Cemetery.  Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. 

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September 26, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hardy & Son Funeral Home
3098 Louisville Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42101

Funeral Service
September 27, 2021

11:00 AM
Hardy & Son Funeral Home
3098 Louisville Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42101


Summer Shade Cemetery
Hwy 90
Summer Shade, KY 42166

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