Sherman Perry of Christianburg, Va

Sherman Perry, 78, of Christiansburg, VA, passed away September 30, 2012. He was born December 16, 1933 at Wilsondale, WV, a son of the late Jesse and Edna Moore Perry, and step-son of the late Dallas Adkins. Surviving him are his wife of 53 years, Bonnie; daughter, Linda Eaton and husband, Mark; and granddaughter Sarah of Toano, Va. Also surviving is a brother, Rodney Adkins of Barboursville, WV. Sherman, a retiree of the U.S. Air Force, was known for his gentle spirit and his quick wit. He enjoyed his years of serving as a substitute teacher at Blacksburg High School. During the last four years, he spent winter months at Winter Haven, FL, enjoying the camaraderie of his wonderful friends there. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne. Burial followed at the Maple Hill section of Dock’s Creek Cemetery.