Barbara J. Perilloux, age 78, of Richton, Mississippi passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019, at her home with her family by her side.  She was born on Thursday, September 18, 1941 in Illinois to Harley John and Katherine Maxine Clark Derks. Barbara enjoyed life and loved to watch scary movies, cooking shows and her all-time favorite Walker Texas Ranger, but she especially loved spending time with her family. 

Barbara is survived by her daughters, Mary Louise Douglas and her husband Larry, Debbie Reno and her husband Hayden and Sandra Bellanger and her husband Armand, her grandchildren, Christi Jaeger, Jimmy Griffin, Chad Griffin, Crystal Perilloux, Summer Wells, Chasity Reno, Hayden Benjamin Reno, Blake Reno, Tammy Bellanger, Christopher Bellanger, Armand Bellanger, Grant Works and Gene Works, numerous great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild on the way, also many nieces, nephews and close friends. 

Barbara was preceded in death by her Parents, Harley John and Katherine Maxine Clark Derks, her husband Benjamin Earl Perilloux, and her daughters, Patricia Perilloux Swerer and Linda Perilloux Works. 

A Visitation for Barbara will beheld on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula.  A Funeral Service Celebrating Barbara's Life will immediately follow visitation at 12:00 pm in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Morse Cemetery in Bedico. 

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