4 Years

Spanish Club 4

Ambition: Business Administration

{September 1, 1949 - July 17, 2016}

Donald (Ronnie) Dale Perry, 66, passed from this life on Sunday, July 17, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Desoto after a sudden and brief illness. He was born September 1, 1949, to the late Harrison J Perry and Ava Nell of Southaven, Ms. Ronnie graduated from Westwood High School, in Memphis, Tn. in 1967. He was a long-time employee of Sears Roebuck & Company and finished out his career at Siemens in Southaven. He was also a true UT VOL fan, and was a strong man of faith.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and beloved uncle of many nieces and nephews. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Joanne Perry, his daughter Teresa Green (Husband Kyle) of Florence, AL, his son Nathan Perry of Crenshaw, MS, and his daughter Rachel Mitchell (Husband Galen) of Memphis; two grandchildren, Sarah and Caleb Green. Ronnie leaves three sisters, Bonnie Baker of Southaven, MS; Mary Lowe (Husband Ron) of Paris, Tn; Pam Thompson (Husband Jerry) of Hernando, MS and he was preceded in death by his sister, Linda Gail Perry of Memphis, TN.

There was a celebration of life at Forest Hill Funeral Home & Memorial Park, South. Visitation was held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, July 20th with services immediately following at 2:00 pm. Ronnie was laid to rest at Forest Hill Funeral Home & Memorial Park, South, 2545 East Holmes Road Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, 38118 on July 19, 2016.