James Robert Perry, 73, of 2621 Jack Mitchell Road passed away Friday, March 6, 2015. James was born September 13, 1941 in Wake County to the late Robert Allen Perry and Olivia Duke Perry. He graduated from Wakelon High School in 1959 and was a retired farmer.
He is survived by his daughter, Kimberly Perry Felts and husband, Jeffery Scott Felts; granddaughter, Megan Felts; brothers, Linwood Allen Perry (Linda) and Charles Elmer Perry; as well as a host of special nephews and a niece.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, James Robert Perry, Jr. and brothers, Donnie Perry and Norman Perry.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Sunday, March 8, 2015 at Hopkins Chapel Baptist Church, 4525 Hopkins Chapel Road, Zebulon 27597. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends immediately following the graveside service in the church fellowship hall from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hopkins Chapel Baptist Church.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.