Dorothy Lee Perkins



Sumter, SC …….. Dorothy Lee Perkins, age 82, wife of the late Horace V. Perkins, died on Monday, May 7, 2018 at Palmetto Health Tuomey.

Born in South Dakota, she was the daughter of the late Elston Shamburger and Signe Shamburger. Dorothy loved her family and was mom and grandma to everyone she met. To know her was to love her. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Dorothy is survived by one son, Rickey Lee Perkins and wife Meg Robinson of Columbia, SC; one daughter, Sharen Denise Perkins of Sumter; one grandson, Bradley Clark Baker of Sumter and one sister, Linda Shamburger of Edmundton, Canada.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter Karen “Bibbi” Baker and a brother, Rodney Shamburger.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.