Marjorie “Marge” Lou Perry, 85, of Waveland, passed away Saturday morning, January 7, 2017 at Saint Elizabeth East in Lafayette, IN. She was born March 13, 1931 in Morton, IN to the late Roy and Martha (Maddox) Detro. On March 20, 1949 in Russellville, she married James H. Perry. Jim passed away November 15, 2010.
Marge attended Bainbridge High School. She was a house wife and a waitress most of her life. She thoroughly enjoyed working and serving at several places in the community, including Turkey Run Inn, Vance’s Café, The Y Palace, Vi’s Bellmore Café, and Brenda’s Kitchen. After retiring she enjoyed being a greeter at Russellville Community Church where she was a member. She would always give anyone a hug. She will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her three children; Yvonne (Mike) Simpson, Waveland, Douglas (Nettie) Perry, Hawaii, Teresa (Mike) Perry Peacock, Russellville, eight grandchildren, and twenty-one great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Jim, one grandchild, one great grandchild, two brothers, and one sister.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 AM Friday, January 13th, 2017 at Russellville Community Church, 103 3rd Street, Russellville, IN 46175 with Pastor Alan Small officiating. Burial will follow in Russellville Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, January 12th at the church from 4:00 -8:00 PM. Memorials in Marge’s memory may be made to the Russellville Community Church.