Rico M. Perkins, was born in Columbus, Ohio on April 6, 1980. He was granted his angel wings on November 19, 2010. His final days were spent at Mount Carmel East Medical Center, surrounded by family and friends.
He is predeceased by great grandmother Robbie Tripplett, grandfather Alfred Meeks and step grandfather Tommy L. Bynum.
Rico was employed at Klean A Car, located on East Main St. for 14 years. He was also employed at Mayfair Village Nursing Home for three years.
Rico enjoyed spending time with his family. He also loved keeping his trucks clean all year round. He loved playing the X-Box and Playstation with anybody that he thought he could beat, mo matter the time or day it was . if you wanted to play, he was always ready.
Rico was baptized at any young age at the Divine Refuge Church of Chirst , under the leadership of the late George C. Plummer, II.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving parents Willie and Sheila Perkins, grandparents Nellie Bynum of Columbus, OH, Viola (Mike) Knox of Charlotte, NC, Willie (Barbara) Perkins of Columbus, OH, son Marshawn Harrison, Loving and faithful fiancé Tamkina Bridgeforth, brothers Tobias Perkins, Willie (Ashley) Perkins of Jacksonville, FL, sister Shenicka and Brittany Perkins, 3 nieces, 4 nephews and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.