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Jimmie Perry


Jimmie W. Perry, 84, of St. Paul, Indiana, passed away May 19, 2019, at Major Health Partners/Major Hospital in Shelbyville, Ind.

He was born Feb. 20, 1935, in Shelby County, Ind., the son of the late Floyd W. and Fannie E. (Harrison) Perry.

Jimmie was a U.S. Army Veteran. He worked for over 50 years as a union carpenter with the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America having worked at several different schools in Shelbyville and surrounding counties. He also helped farm the family farm in St. Paul, Ind.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, William "Bill" Perry; a sister, Ula Greene; and a nephew, Lorne Greene.

He is survived by his siblings, June (Richard) Thurston of Shelbyville, Ind.; John (Margaret) Perry of Salem, Ind.; nieces, Vanessa (Floyd) Ricketts and Michelle (Michael) Klepper; nephews, Harold Greene, Charlie (Robbie) Greene, and John (Angel) Perry; several great-nieces and nephews; and several great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

Visitation will be on Thursday, May 23, 2019, from 4 to 8 p.m. in Glenn E. George Funeral Home, 106 E. Franklin St., St. Paul, Ind., and also one hour prior to the funeral service on Friday.

Funeral services will be on Friday, May 24, 2019, at 10 a.m. in Glenn E. George Funeral Home, 106 E. Franklin St., St. Paul, Ind.

Officiating will be Rev. Jeannetta Faye Stickford.

Burial will be in Boggstown Cemetery, Boggstown, Ind.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Paralyzed Veterans of America (pva.org)

Online memorials may be offered at www.glennegeorgeandson.com.