It is with regret we announce the passing of Mrs. Sharon Elieen Perry, age 77, of Fayetteville, TN. Sharon was born on October 24, 1942 in La Porte, Indiana to the late Robert and Eileen Pearl. Mrs. Perry passed away on December 14, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Sharon was a Bookkeeper and managing partner of S.A. Perry Heating & Air in Gallatin, TN. After moving to Fayetteville, she worked as a substitute teacher for Unity School for ten years. She was an avid mystery book reader and enjoyed caring for her walking horses. Mrs. Perry was a member of the Walking Horse Owners Association, Pleasure Walking Horse Association of TN, the TN Walking Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association, the Eastern Star, and was of the Baptist Faith.
Sharon was a loving daughter, wife and sister. Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Steve Perry; sister, Sandra McComb of Winslow, IN; nephew, Robert Burke; beloved dog, Leah; and walking horse, Little Bit.. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Perry was preceded in death by her sister, Shirley Pearl; and nephew, Jarod Burke.
Private family services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) Gift and Donor Services, 3322 West End Avenue, Suite 900, Nashville, TN 37203-1197 in memory of Mrs. Perry. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Sharon Elieen Perry.