Sandra Marie (Stephens) Perkins of Lubbock, Texas passed away on June 10, 2020, at the age of 75. She was born on June 27, 1944 in the country outside of Hermleigh, Texas to James Thomas and Zada (Cummins) Stephens. Sandra attended Abilene Christian College where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She later attended Texas Tech University where she earned her master’s degree. Sandra was a dedicated teacher in Lubbock ISD for 32 years during which time she touched many lives. On February 5, 1965 she married Leroy Perkins. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Sandra was a member of South Plains Church of Christ where she worked in the nursery for many years and loved her babies.
She was preceded in death by her parents and 5 siblings.
Sandra is survived by her husband of 55 years, Leroy Perkins; son, Scott Perkins of Frisco, Texas and his wife, Christy; daughters, Lori Perkins of Lubbock, Texas and Lana Perkins and her husband Micheal of Castle Rock, Colorado; sisters, Daphna Worsham of Seal Beach, California and Mary Boyd of Lampasas, Texas; brother, Leonard Stephens of Amarillo, Texas and 6 grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at Snyder Cemetery on Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Thursday, June 18, 2020
I wanted to send the family my condolences. She was an exceptional woman and one of my best teachers in my lifetime. She will truly be missed and we love and appreciate you for all your hard work and dedication Mrs Perkins. We love you Dunbar Panther Class of 1991
Goose Creek, SC
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Wanted to give my condolences to the family. I loved having Mrs. Perkins as my teacher. She was very patient with me, I have always remembered that. I was in yhe class off 88'