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Pattie Brickell Perkins Pattie Brickell Perkins
(March 3, 1934 - August 16, 2011)

Mrs. Pattie Brickell Perkins, age 77 of Newport News, VA, peacefully departed this life on Tuesday, August 16, 2011.

Pattie, a daughter of the late Allen and Susie Shearin Brickell, was born March 3, 1934 in Halifax County, NC.

She is lovingly survived by her loving son and daughter: William Perkins, Jr.(Phyllis) and Geraldine Perkins, both of Newport News, VA; five caring grandchildren and twenty precious great-grandchildren; her devoted siblings: Odell B. Davis (Henry), Dazell B. Williams (Greg), Mary B. Garner, all of Weldon, NC, Shirley B. Harrison of Halifax, NC, Frances B. Peterson (Jimmy), Joyce B. Pitchford (Steve), James Brickell, Sr. (Gloria), all of Weldon, NC, Susan B. Tanner (Herman) of Lacrosse, VA and Robert Brickell (Louise) of Newark, NJ; her beloved aunt: Mittie Shearin Handsome of Weldon, NC; a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

A Homegoing Service in Celebration of Pattie's Life will be held on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at 2:00 P.M. from the sanctuary of Smith Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Halifax, NC.

Interment will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, Weldon, NC.

M.E. Fisher Funeral Home, Newport News, VA has been entrusted with these services.

The Cofield Family and Staff extends their heartfelt sympathy and continued support to the Brickell Family during and after this period of bereavement.