10/18/09 — IRIS H. PERRY

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Aug. 21, 1936-Oct. 17, 2009

LAGRANGE -- Iris Hill Perry, 73, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at her home.

A service of remembrance will be held Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home with the Revs. David Jackson and Jonathan Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park.

Iris was born Aug. 21, 1936, in Greene County to the late Thurman and Dessie Harrison Hill. She was preceded in death by a son, Nic Peele; and two brothers, Roger and Morris Hill. Iris was a member of Freedom Baptist Church, Goldsboro.

Iris is survived by her husband of 26 years, Raymond Perry; two sons, Bobby Peele Jr. and wife, Wanda, of Pikeville, Mitchell Allen Peele and wife, Gail, of Garner; two stepchildren, Wanda Perry Brinson and husband, Anthony, of LaGrange, Gilbert Ray Perry and wife, Toni, of Denver; sister, Janet Compton of Maysville; and five grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Monday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home and at other times they will be at the home. The family would like to thank Heather Warren, Denise Jackson and Community Home Care and Hospice for their love and compassionate care. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com. Memorials may be made to Freedom Baptist Church, 300 Country Day Road, Goldsboro, NC 27534. Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange.


Published in Obituaries on October 18, 2009 1:29 PM