Charles R. Perry, Sr. age 95 of Palestine

Services for Charles R. Perry, Sr. age 95 of Palestine will be  held at 9:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Bailey & Foster Chapel with Rev. Bobby Perry and Rev. Kevin Windham officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery in Center, Texas. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.

Mr. Perry passed away Sunday, August 11, 2019 at his residence. He was born December 21, 1923 in Percilla,

Texas to Elija Earl Perry and Ima Grace Foster Perry. Mr. Perry was self-employed in the wrecker business. He served in the U.S. Marines during WWII. He was a 33 Degree member of the Masonic Lodge, Shriners and the VFW Post 3906 in Palestine and served as Commander of the VFW Post in Center.

Mr. Perry was preceded in death by his parents, a son Bill Perry, two wives, Mildred Sue Horsley Perry and Mildred Lucas Perry, brothers, Troy Perry, Dick Perry, Thomas Perry, and J.L. Perry, and a sister Eloise Roberts. He is survived his sons, Jim Perry and Rusty Perry, sisters, Ann Perry and Dorothy Henderson, brothers, Blue Perry, James (Pop) Perry and Jimmy Ray Perry, eight grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.                                                          

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