Carlton Michael Perry of Dunlow

Carlton Michael (Mike) Perry, 49, went to be with the Lord on Thursday September 27, 2012 at his home in Huntington, W.Va. He left this earth from natural causes. Mike was born May 6, 1963 and lived in Dunlow, W.Va. He was preceded in death by his loving parents, Bil and Ethel Perry of Dunlow, W.Va., two brothers Norris and Roy Maynard and his father-in-law Frankie Salmons of Ft. Gay, W.Va. He is survived by his wife of 30 wonderful years, Josie (Salmons) Perry, a son, Michael Perry and a daughter, Kaitlin (Katie) Perry, a granddaughter Bailey and a dog he loved named Bella. He was a member of the Fort Gay Freewill Baptist Church for 29 years and served as a deacon and a Sunday School teacher for six years. Also surviving is his mother-in-law, Vernie Salmons, brothers-in-law; Eugene (Willa) Salmons, Mitchell (Malinda) Salmons and Kenny (Diana) Salmons, three nieces; Mandy Duke, Miranda Pertee and Sandra Adkins, ten nephews; Franklin Salmons, Corey Salmons, Barry Salmons, Brian Sparks, Jamie Newsome, DJ Salmons, Jason Salmons, Ken Salmons, Roy Gene Maynard and Sammy Maynard. Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Monday at Fort Gay Freewill Baptist Church, Ft. Gay, W.Va. officiated by Kimble Copley and Luther Dingess. Singing will be by Ashley Kidd. Burial followed at the Webb Cemetery, Webb, W.Va. under the direction of Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky. Visitation was after 4 p.m. Sunday at Fort Gay Freewill Baptist Church.