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2019-01-09 / Obituaries

Christopher W. Perkins

Christopher W. Perkins, 52, of Naubinway died Monday, December 31, 2018 at his residence.

Born December 23, 1966 in Manistique, son of William and Jacqueline (Denny) Perkins, he was a 1985 graduate of Engadine High School and a 1991 graduate of Bay De Noc Community College, receiving an associate degree in Machine Technology.

He was employed as a machine-tooling operator for Lexa Mar Corporation for 16 years. He was a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

He is preceded in death by his sister, Melissa Louise Perkins.

Survivors include his parents, William and Jacqueline, both of Naubinway; children, Brett C. Perkins and Kylie Perkins; and siblings, Cynthia (Thomas) Hinkin of Boynton Beach, FL, Cheri Lyn (Timothy) Alexander of Naubinway and Julia (Joseph) Berthume of Murphreesboro, TN.

Services were held at the Naubinway Christian Fellowship Church Saturday, January 5 with Steve Miller presiding.

Condolences may be expressed online at

Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry is assisting the family.

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