He is survived by his daughters, Linda (Charles) Ellis of Fort Wayne, Connie (Bill) Landrum and Wendy (Paul) Miller, both of Decatur, and Roxana (Warren) Imbody of Churubusco; brother, Harrison Perry; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 65 years, Harriett Maxine Perry, in July of 2012; brothers, David, Douglas and Robert Perry; and sisters, Carol Martin and Ruth Miller.
Funeral service was 11 a.m. Monday, November 26, 2012, at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling was also from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, November 25, 2012, at the funeral home. He was laid to rest at Covington Memorial Gardens. Preferred memorials to the V. A. www.covingtonmemorial.com.