The Port Arthur News
PORT ARTHUR —
Leroy Perry Sr., of Port Arthur was called to glory on Thursday, March 14, 2014, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas. He was born on May 26, 1925 in Jennings, Louisiana. Leroy retired in 1986 from Texaco, Inc., as a Heavy Equipment Operator after a 40 year career.
He is preceded by Samuel Perry, Jr. and Mary Willis.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Louella Mitchell Perry; sisters- Shirley Chavis, Idabell Victoria, and Betty Levy of Jennings, LA; children, Carolyn Charon of Honolulu, HI; Leroy Perry, Jr. (wife Kim Perry) of Humble, TX, Patricia (Perry) Lucas, Nathan Perry, Sr., and Denise Samuels all of Port Arthur, TX; ten grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Services will be held Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Eric Guidry officiating. The viewing will begin at 9:00 am and the funeral at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Live Oak Cemetery under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.