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Erastus Joseph Perry
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1886
Edgerly
Calcasieu Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1963
Sulphur
Calcasieu Parish
Louisiana, USA

"E.J. Perry," obituary, Lake Charles (Louisiana) American Press, 29 Apr 1963, p. 2:

SULPHUR -- Funeral services for E.J. (Ras) Perry, 76, of Sulphur will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Burke-Hammer funeral home chapel. Rev. V. Henry Bowden, pastor of the Henning Memorial Methodist church, will officiate.

Burial will be in the Big Woods cemetery near Edgerly.

Mr. Perry, a resident of 1112 Morgan street, died at 11:20 a.m. Sunday following a long illness.

A native of Vinton, he had lived there until moving to Sulphur two months ago. He was a retired construction worker.

He was a veteran of World War I and before moving to Sulphur, he had been a member of the official board of the Vinton Methodist church for many years. He was also made honorary steward just before he moved. He was also made honorary steward of Henning Memorial Methodist church of Sulphur.

Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Bertha Westbrook Perry of Sulphur; one daughter, Mrs. Jack Strickland of Andrews, Texas; one son, Joe Perry of Carlyss; one sister, Mrs. Eula Harvey of Houston, Texas; and four grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richmond L Perry (1847 - 1909)
  Harriet Wynonah Coward Perry (1853 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha I Westbrook Perry (1893 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Erastus Joseph Perry (1925 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Azema Perry Blair (1875 - 1949)*
  Margaret Virginia Perry (1877 - 1937)*
  William Henry Perry (1879 - 1942)*
  Erastus Joseph Perry (1886 - 1963)
  Richmond William Perry (1891 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
LOUISIANA
SGT SUP CO 348 INFANTRY
WORLD WAR I
 
Burial:
Big Woods Cemetery
Edgerly
Calcasieu Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Jennifer Sepulvado
Record added: Nov 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44902245
Erastus Joseph Perry
Added by: Jennifer Sepulvado
 
Erastus Joseph Perry
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