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RALEIGH -- Constance Crisp Perry, 84, died Thursday at Wake Medical Center.

A native of Swain County, she resided in Raleigh for the past 58 years. She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church of Raleigh and a member of the Edith Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star of Cary, and former Worthy Matron of Capital Chapter #162.

She is survived by her sons, Lewis Duvall and his wife, Frances, of Zebulon, Roy Duvall and wife, Melba, of Canton; her daughters, Lakey Jones and husband, Carl, of Wake Forest, Millie Hudgins and husband, Gene, of Goldsboro; one step-son, Everett Perry and wife, Barbara, of Raleigh; two brothers, Gene F. Crisp and wife, Ida, of Athens, Tenn., James O. Crisp and wife, Bets, of Franklin, Va., and Bill Crisp of Swannanoa; her sisters, Jennie C. Hale and husband, Bill of New Bern, and Dorothy C. Ballard of Columbia, S.C.; nine grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and three step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Maggie Woodard and William F. Crisp, her husband, Carl E. Perry, and three sisters, Gladys, Billie, and Lakey Crisp.

A funeral service will be conducted Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Wesminster Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Conway Langford will officiate. Interment will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends today from 5 until 7 p.m. at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, 831 Wake Forest Road.

Memorial Donations may be made to the Masonic and Eastern Star Home of Greensboro, N.C., or to Westminster Presbyterian Church, 301 East Whitaker Mill Road, Raleigh, N.C., 27601.


Published in Obituaries on January 3, 2005 1:45 PM