Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


May 21, 2013

Coleman Perry 1929-2013

LOUISA — Coleman Perry, 84, formerly of Louisa, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013, in Lexington.

He was born May 5, 1929, in Lawrence County, a son of the late Ray and Jesse Vaughan Perry.

Coleman was a former jailer in Lawrence County and a retired local businessman. He was a member of First Baptist Church and a Mason for 45 years.

He was also preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Jewell Perry; four sisters, Elsie Scarberry, Gladys Ratliff, Nadine Jarrell and Helen Belcher; five brothers, Donald, David, Charles Ray, Harold Gene and William Arnold Perry; and his stepmother, Molly Clay Perry.

Survivors include two sons, Ron and Dreama Perry of Paris and Randy and Kim Perry of Louisa; two brothers, Jimmy Ray (Terry) Perry of Plain City, Ohio, and John Mack Perry (Betty) of Statesville, N.C.; four sisters, Janice and Ron Winn of Plain City, Charlene Salyers of Louisa, Rose and Bob Wiseman of Columbus, Ohio, and Dreama and Gene Phellps of Plain City; two grandchildren, Ronnie and Erin Perry of Lexington and Desiree Craig of Los Angeles; several nieces and nephews; and three great-grandchildren, Colson, Corbin and Camden Perry.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Young Funeral Home in Louisa by Brother Ric Frazier. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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