Mildred "Millie"'s Story
Mildred "Millie" Irene Perry, 90, of Sullivan, previously of Findlay, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Mason Point in Sullivan. Millie was born on March 13, 1927, in Todds Point Township, the daughter of Vernie A. and Alta (Dawdy) Riley. Millie and Robert Franklin Perry were united in marriage on September 22, 1946 in Shelbyville. She worked at Sta-Rite, was a member of the Westervelt Christian Church and enjoyed crocheting, cooking, collecting cookbooks and recipes. She is survived by her husband, Robert of Sullivan; son, Gary (Mary) Perry of Mattoon; daughter-in-law, Connie Perry of Bethany; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sisters: Lois Cruitt of Shelbyville and Carrie Massey of Paxton. Preceding her in death were her parents, son Roger, brother Troy Riley and sister Mary Babcock. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Findlay with Reverend Roger Quarton officiating. Visitation will be from noon until the time of service at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Findlay Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Westervelt Christian Church or Mason Point in Sullivan.
Friends and family are invited to share a story or light a candle in Millie's honor at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 11, 2018