WEST POINT – Joseph Lynn Perry, 55, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. He was born Nov. 3, 1957, in West Point to Sarah Louise Morris and Olen Pliny Perry. He was a Certified Honda motorcycle technician and parts manager for Ellis Steel. He was of the Baptist faith. He loved to ride his Harley Davidson Softail Custom and work on any motorcyle or four wheeler. He married Lisa Carol Hamlin Perry Aug. 25, 1989, in West Point.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kirby Loyd officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery West Point.
Survivors include his wife, Lisa H. Perry of West Point; one son, David Perry of West Point; one brother, Michael Perry (Lillie Sue) of Cleveland, Tenn.; and his sister in law, Brenda D. Perry of West Point.
He was preceded in death by his son, John M. Perry; and by his brother Donnie Perry.
Pallbearers will be Tyler Cude, Brad Pettit, Mike Pearson, John Elliott, Hearne Foster and Mark Acker. Honorary pallbearers will be Gerry Moore, Stanley Pate, Albert Decker, Randy Bramlett, Dr. Edmund A. Miller and Van Williams.
Visitation was 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Calvert Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to LeBonheur Childrens Medical Center, 50 Dunlap Street, Memphis, TN 38103 or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.
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