THE MANSFIELD NEWS JOURNAL (Mansfield, Ohio) Monday, February 8, 1965 Mrs. Letha Ann Perry, 71, of 460 Empire Rd., died Sunday afternoon at General Hospital following an extended illness. Mrs. Perry was born July 28, 1896 in Carter County, Ky., living here since 1941. She was a member of the Empire Church of God. Surviving are her husband, Roy; five sons, Ralph, Arnold, Robert, Benjamin, and Gomes; three daughters, Mrs. Goldia Phillips, Mrs. Hazel Gee and Mrs. Eugene Davis, all of Mansfield; 39 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Hazel Kiser of Grahn, Ky., and Mrs. Hattie Harris of Columbus. Friends may call at the Benjamin Perry residence, 283 Harding Rd., after 5 o’clock Tuesday afternoon. Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 10 o’clock at the Empire Church of God, on Empire Rd., in charge of the Rev. Jack Hamilton of Harrisonburg, O. Burial will be in the Flanigon Cemetery, Carter County, Ky. Funeral arrangements are in charge of the Wappner Funeral Directors.
Submitted by David Tucker