Charles Minnis Perry of Greeneville, TN
Charles Minnis Perry, 74, of Sugar Bowl Road in the Union Temple Community, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, April 5, 2013. He retired from Aus-Tex. Mr. Perry was a member of Mt. Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, where he served as a trustee and a dedicated Sunday School teacher for many years. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law: Raymond and Denise Perry of Chuckey; daughter: Marie Haun of Jonesborough; four grandchildren: Dale and wife Rebekah Perry, Cody Haun and wife Courtney, Sara Perry, and Callie Perry; two sisters: Goldie Adkins of Huntington, West Virginia, and Nellie Huggens of Mt. Vernon, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. He was the son of the late Charley D. and Nanny Perry of Wayne, West Virginia. He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years: Marlene; a brother: Garnet Dale Perry of Fort Gay, West Virginia; and a sister: Opal Ross of East Lynn, West Virginia. The family received friends 6-9 p.m. Monday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home. The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Kiser-Rose Hill Chapel with Rev. Dennis Daughtery and Rev. Alfred Cutshall officiating. Interment followed in Graceland Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers were Jerry Starr, Tony Roe, Randy Roberts, Jerry Darnell, Jimmy Cutshall, and Jimmy Harrison. Honorary pallbearers were the members of the Mt. Bethel FWB Church, Dr. Joseph Austin, and Dr. Stephen Flohr. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Bethel FWB Church Building Fund, in care of Linda Ricker, 403 Mt. Bethel Road, Greeneville, TN 37745. Online condolences may be made to the Perry family at www.kiserrosehillfuneralhome.com.