Welcome to the memorial page for

Anna Lou Gander Perkins

January 4, 1933 ~ November 18, 2017 (age 84)

Anna Lou Gander Perkins, age 84, of Danville, KY, passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017, at her residence.  Born Wednesday, January 4, 1933 in Boyle County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Fred & Sally Smith Gander.  She was the widow of Albert R. Perkins, Jr., who preceded her in death November 15, 2013.  Anna Lou was a graduate of Centre College in Danville.  She retired, after 16 years of working Quality Assurance at the Army Air Force Exchange Service in Atlanta, GA, and was a homemaker.  She was member of Stanford Presbyterian Church in Stanford, KY, and loved to shop and travel in her spare time.

Anna Lou leaves behind one son, William Raven “Bill” Perkins (Maria) of Salt Lake City, Utah; and three grandchildren, Lucas McCoy Patrick of Louisville, KY, and Jonathan Drew Perkins and Megan Perkins both of Salt Lake City. 

In addition to her husband and parents, Anna Lou was preceded in death by one daughter, Anne Patrick; one grandson, David Patrick; and one sister, Freida Hartley. 

Honoring Anna Lou’s wishes, Cremation Rites have been carried out.  A Private Graveside Memorial Service will be held at Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Nicholasville, KY on Wednesday, November 22, 2017.  Rev. Jay Mumper will officiate the service.  Burial will immediately follow the service.

Memorial Contributions suggested to Stanford Presbyterian Church, PO Box 180, Stanford, KY 40484.

Fox & Friend Funeral Home, Stanford, is entrusted with Anna Lou’s arrangements.  Guest Book at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Stanford Presbyterian Church
PO Box 180, Stanford KY 40484

 Service Information

Private Graveside Memorial Service
November 22, 2017

Camp Nelson National Cemetery
6980 Danville Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356

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