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Doyle Gene Perry

A celebration of life service for Mr. Doyle Gene Perry, age 63, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted at 3 PM on Sunday, February 3, 2019, at Higgins Funeral Home. Visitation with the family will be on Sunday at 1 PM until time of service at 3 PM.

Mr. Perry was born on February 12, 1955 in Lawrence County, TN to the late Willis Elzie and Velma Lorene Clark Perry. He worked as a beef cattle and row crops farmer and was the grounds keeper at Lincoln County High School. He enjoyed making wine of any kind and hunting and was a proud lifetime member of the NRA. Mr. Perry passed away on January 31, 2019 at Huntsville Hospital.

Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Lisa Gayle Todd Perry; children, Robert (April) Perry and Jennifer Perry Edwards all of Fayetteville, TN; grandchildren, Brandi Perry, Shawn Perry, Coty (Kayla) Cloud, Peyton (Chelsy) Edwards, and Brianna Edwards; great-grandchildren, Aiden Edwards; brothers, Wendell Perry of Taft, TN, Neil (Nell) Perry of Loretto, TN, and Vernon (Donna) Perry of Oregon; and companion dog, Knox. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Willis Lee Perry.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Doyle Perry.

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15 Comments To "Doyle Gene Perry"

#1 Comment By Elwanda McLemore On February 1, 2019 @ 6:40 pm

I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Perry’s passing. He was always very good to us when he worked at SBA.

#2 Comment By Edith & Wayne Harris On February 1, 2019 @ 6:44 pm

Do sorry for your families loss-will be praying for all of you.

#3 Comment By Etah Durham On February 1, 2019 @ 9:08 pm

So sorry to hear of his passing, Lisa. Doyle was an exceptional person and was a rock to your family. Prayers of comfort in the days ahead for you guys. Love you muchly!

#4 Comment By Jennifer Todd On February 1, 2019 @ 9:45 pm

Sorry Lisa,Jennifer,Robert for ur loss

#5 Comment By Pam Hensley On February 1, 2019 @ 10:35 pm

Robert so sorry to hear of your father passing praying for you and your family.

#6 Comment By Jill Smith On February 1, 2019 @ 11:11 pm

So sorry to hear of your loss. He will be greatly missed.

#7 Comment By Mary Partin On February 1, 2019 @ 11:12 pm

Lisa and families, So sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts & prayers. God Bless.
Mr Willie C McGehee, Billy McGehee, Mary & Teresa Partin

#8 Comment By Wesley cloud On February 2, 2019 @ 12:01 am

I am truly sorry for your loss I love you all and my prayers are with your whole family .

#9 Comment By Wesley Cloud On February 2, 2019 @ 12:10 am

I am sorry that your family lost a good man in all the time I knew Mr Perry he was fair and loved his family . I love you all and my prayers are with you .

#10 Comment By Trisha Crowell On February 2, 2019 @ 5:34 pm

Lisa, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers! Love you most , always.

#11 Comment By Cindie Wilson On February 2, 2019 @ 6:40 pm

Farewell my new friend..you will be missed by many.. Godspeed

#12 Comment By Roy Logan On February 3, 2019 @ 1:56 am

Robert so sorry for your lost

#13 Comment By Stephanie Eady Britt On February 3, 2019 @ 6:20 pm

Please accept my sincerest condolences for Mr Perry’s passing. He was a truly kind man who will be sorely missed. I will keep you all in my prayers.

#14 Comment By Darrell & Judy Maggard On February 3, 2019 @ 11:42 pm

Robert, Judy and I want you to know that we were so sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. Your family will remain in our thoughts and prayers.

#15 Comment By Kaye Cowley On February 10, 2019 @ 5:26 pm

I’m so sorry to hear about Mr Perry’s passing. We had many good conversations during his time at SBA about his family and life. He was a good man and will be greatly missed by many.