Erma Jean Clifton Perry Spaanbroek, of 4722 Fox Fern Lane, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015. She was born June 20, 1932 in Wake County to the late John Vaden Clifton and Erma Gaynelle Upchurch Clifton. Erma Jean graduated from Knightdale High School in 1950 and was a retired floral designer. She was a member of Vision Baptist Church.
Funeral service will be 2:00 pm, Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Vision Baptist Church, 7633 Buffaloe Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. Burial will follow at Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church Cemetery, 3328 Forestville Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service & Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale and other times at the home of John and Phyllis Perry, 3212 Old Neusiok Trail, Wake Forest, NC 27587.
Erma Jean is survived by her sons: John Perry and wife, Phyllis and Ashley Perry and wife, Kimberly all of Wake Forest; granddaughter, Amanda Perry Ray and husband, Brandon; great-grandchildren: Austin, Cameron and Carter Ray; several nieces and nephews; and a host of special friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Spaanbroek and sister, Betty Vaden Clifton Dixon.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Vision Baptist Church.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.