JEFFERSON - Era Terry Perry, 91, passed away Monday, March 5, 2012.
She was born in Jackson County, the daughter of the late Rufus and Annie Terry. She was a homemaker and a member of the Ebenezer United Methodist Church. Mrs. Perry was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Albert Perry; son, Gene Perry; and a sister, Arie Collins.
Survivors include ten children, Peggy Maxwell (Dwaine), Auburn, L.B. Perry (Paralee), Jefferson, Bobby Perry, Commerce, Dorothy Nix (William), Johns Creek, Shirley Pearson (David), Athens, Charles Perry (Connie), Oakwood, Judy Perry, Jefferson, Kathy Branyon (Ken), Hull, Douglas Perry, Bristol, Tenn.; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 7, at Evans Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jesse Mealor officiating. Burial to follow in Union Baptist Church Cemetery in Winder. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, March 6, from 5 from 8 p.m.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Union Baptist Church Building Fund or the Jackson County Senior Citizens Center.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.