Berry Douglas Perry, 78 of Wake Forest passed away on Friday January 22, 2021 at Wake Medical Center. He was born in Franklin County the son of the late Luvenia Tilley Perry and Arthur Edward Perry. He was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Linwood Perry, Samuel Perry, Albert Perry, Margaret Jordan and Claude Perry.
Mr. Perry was a loving husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law and friend. A hardworking, honest, dedicated man with a kind and gentle soul. So very generous with his time and love. An excellent golfer and a strong competitor, he loved competing, but loved winning even more.
Clever, curious, intelligent and nothing the man couldn’t fix. Lover and fan of classic country and “doo-wop” music, a huge sports fan and he loved his Tarheels.
A funeral service was held at 1 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, January 27, 2021 at Pine Forest Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Joey Chafton officiating.
Mr. Perry is survived by his wife Faye D. Perry, sons; Dennis Perry (Deborah) and Stephen Perry (Julia), grandchildren; Justin Perry, Trent Perry, Logan Perry and Kendall Perry, brothers and sisters; Louise Spencer (Earnest), Linda Preddy, Marvin Perry (Jeanette), several nieces and nephews.
Cecil Alexander truly an honor and privilege in taking you under my wing, you are a third son my friend, Larry Averette, a very special friend and like a brother.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Oak Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 63 Youngsville, NC 27596 or to a charity of ones choice.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest, NC.
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