Obituary: Mary Elizabeth Perry Neese

Friday, October 2, 2009

Mary Elizabeth Perry Neese, 91, of Shelbyville, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2009.

Mrs. Neese was born in Montgomery County. She was a homemaker and retired seamstress from Fly Manufacturing Co. of Shelbyville. Mrs. Neese was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Shelbyville.

She was preceded in death by her parents, David Randall and Nannie Clara Reynolds Perry, and husband, Edward Vaden Neese.

Mrs. Neese is survived by her daughters, Kathy Neese and Carole McCullough, both of Shelbyville; sons, Jimmy Neese of Tullahoma, and David Neese and Donald Vaden Neese, both of Shelbyville; siblings, Henrietta and Joe Perry; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Oct. 1, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Donnie Jones officiating, followed by burial in Swanson Cemetery.

Grandsons and grandsons-in-law served as pallbearers.