Sunset, LA- A Memorial Service will be held for, Mrs. Anna Haddox Perry, on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. in the Community Christian Assembly in Sunset. Pastor Rick Oglesby will conduct the service.
Mrs. Perry, age 89, a resident of Opelousas, LA passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018, at Senior Village Nursing Home with her family by her side.
Mrs. Perry lived for her family and friends whom she loved very much. She was an excellent cook and will be remembered for her many delicious dishes. She enjoyed tending to her flower and vegetable gardens and was known for her green thumb. She was strong in her faith and was a dedicated member of Community Christian Assembly in her most recent years. Mrs. Perry also enjoyed going fishing and playing bingo. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her daughter, Bertie Perry; sons, Roy L. Perry, Jr. (Sandra), Michael “Appa” Perry (Dee); brother, Dexter Haddox; sister, Edna M. Branin; grandchildren, David F. O’Lin (Brandi), Amy Perry, Tomeka O’Lin (Jesse Haywood), Jason O’Lin, Windy Perry, Chadd O’Lin, Richard Perry, Stephen Perry, April Perry (Simon McBride), JonPaul Perry (Janine) and Matthew Perry; 21 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Roy “Rocky” Lavergne Perry, Sr.; parents, Perry and Effie Ficklin Haddox; son, James “Jimmy” Ray Perry; brothers, Robert G. Haddox, Bishop L. Haddox and Thomas “Alfonso” Haddox.
Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.
Loved Aunt Anna so much she will be greatly missed. Love you all!
Cheryl HalbrookJonesboro, LA
My condolences go out to the family. We are sobered by death’s approach, and the Bible encourages us to face death courageously saying: “Better is it to go to the house of mourning than to go to the banquet house, the one alive should take it to his heart: (Ecclesiastes 7:2).