George Earl Perry

1920 - 2005


Published in the Lexington Herald-Leader (Lexington, Fayette Co, KY) on September 24 - 25, 2005

Perry, George Earl, 85, husband of Norma H. Brandenburg Perry, died Sat. Sept. 23, 2005. Born in North Vernon, IN, he was a son of the late George Earl and Kathryn Brooks Perry. He retired as Production Foreman at the GE Lamp Plant after 34 years of service, was a member of Hunter Presbyterian Church, the National Rifle Association and loved the outdoors, whether hunting or gardening. He also served as a pilot with the Army Air Corp during WW II. In addition to his wife of 50 years, he is survived by a sister and two brothers, Wanda Toomey, Lexington, Alwyn (Abbie) Perry Sr, Lexington and Louis Perry, Ormond Beach, FL; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Tues. at W.R. Milward Mortuary-Southland. Burial will follow at Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Jessamine County. Visitation will be 3-5 and 7-9 PM Mon. Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504.

Services will be held at:
Milward Funeral Directors - Southland
391 Southland Drive Lexington, KY 40503

Submitter's notes:
George Earl Perry, Jr. (called "George")
Born 01 November 1919
Died 23 September 2005
Married in Fayette Co, KY in 1954
to Norma H. Brandenburg (native of Beattyville, Lee County, KY)
No children.
Preceded in death by additional siblings:  Kathleen Perry Rogers, Marjorie Perry Weller, Donald Allen Perry.
His parents were Bartholomew County, IN natives and both sets of grandparents were natives of the Bartholomew County and Shelby County, IN area.

Submitted by Jennie and Bob Cox