FREDERICK GLENN PERKINS JR. was born on January 21, 1982 to Jean Marie Carlisle and Frederick Glenn Perkins Sr. His father preceded him in death at the age of 12. With the union of Jean Carlisle and Joseph Johnson, Frederick was also cared for and loved by his stepfather since he was 8 years old.
Frederick was born in St. Louis, MO and grew up around the city of Northwoods, where he attended the Normandy School District and attained his education.
Frederick was a lover of sports. With football being his favorite - he had high hopes of one day playing for the St. Louis Rams. In his down time, he enjoyed taking his children to the movies, going to the casino, and spending time with extended family and friends.
Frederick came to the knowledge of Christ around the age of 7 years old. He professed Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior with the knowledge he had of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus. He attended Northside Seventh Day Adventist Church along with his family.
Fred was given multiple nicknames by his family. One being "DUKE" and the other nickname was "SNACKS". Fred loved snacks and would do just about anything to get them even if it cost him a "whoopin".
He leaves to cherish his memories: sons, KeJuan, Kiyshawn and Kyrell; daughters, Shakaya and Kaniya; mother and stepfather, Jean and Joseph Johnson; grandmother, Marie Carlisle; grandparents, Ella Mae and Fred D. Jones; siblings, Joseph Johnson Jr., Rejeana Johnson, Taris Johnson, Corey Fuller, Tara Morris, Cedric Perkins and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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