Russell Lee Perry, 69, of Mineral, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2009. He was born August 17, 1940 to Ernest Perry and Elsie Harlow Perry.
Russell loved to fish, garden, watch Nascar, and spend time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Rebecca Perry, his sons, James Stuart Perry, Sr., of Matthews, VA, Matthew Perry and his wife Lynn of Farmville, VA, his daughter, Bonnie Perry and her husband Lawrence of Mineral, VA, his brothers, Allen Perry and his wife Patsy of Powhatan, VA, Alvin Perry and his wife Harriett of Caroline, VA, Robert Perry of Fredericksburg, VA, and Richard Perry of Harrisonburg, VA, his sisters, Hazel Jones of Louisa, Frances Ryan and her husband Carl of Fredericksburg, VA, Thelma Dunivan and her husband Gene of Waynesboro, VA, Helen Cox and her husband Buddy of Ashland, VA, Patricia Morris of Beaverdam, VA, his grandchildren, Jeffrey Scott Dunivan, James Stuart Perry, Jr. and his wife Krystal, Jennifer Lynn Perry, Annie Marie Perry, Amber Jean Perry, Angel Lynn Perry, his great-grandchildren, Makaylah Anne Perry, Destiny Sue Perry and Jeffrey Scott Dunivan, Jr.
Russell was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Ruby Strong, and a grandson, Matthew Donovan Scott Perry.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at Woodward Funeral Home, Louisa, VA, with a graveside service beginning at 3:30 p.m. at Spring Grove Cemetery in Mineral, VA.