Eloise B. Perkinson

Eloise B. Perkinson, 87, of Parkersburg, formerly of Virginia, passed away Jan. 3, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.

She was born Dec. 10, 1925, in Edenton, N.C., a daughter of the late Richard and Ollie Streater Bunch.

She was a volunteer at Riverside Hospital in Newport News, Va., in the gift shop for many years. Eloise was a homemaker, and a member of First United Methodist Church in Newport News, Va.

She is survived by her son, David Perkinson and wife, Peggy, of Parkersburg; three grandchildren, Brad, Kayla and Kyle Perkinson; and a sister, Emma Lou Guy of Glouster, Va.

In addition to her parents, Eloise was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Perkinson, who passed away in 1975; her twin sister, Louise Bower; and sister, Mary Smith.

There will be no service or viewing locally. A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family at Newport News, Va., at a later date.

Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements.

An online guestbook for condolences is available at www.lamberttatman.com