Permilia was born in 1884. She was the daughter of ThomasBotts and FrankieSuitz. She married L.M.Parris. Paul Dellinger states that Permilia and L.M. were married on 19 April 1896, however if Permilia was born in 1884 as Paul states she would have only been 12 years old at the time of her marriage.. She married JohnShope in 1907.