Joan E. Perry

Monday, August 21, 2017

Mrs. Joan E. Perry, age 77, of Chapel Hill, TN, died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, in Nashville, TN. Mrs. Perry was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Riley Cecil Harrison and Bertie Louise Blalock Luppens. She was a homemaker and was formerly employed with United Telephone Company of Chapel Hill, and later, as a bookkeeper with the Otasco Store in Lewisburg. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Frank Perry, who died in 1995; sister, Louise Williams; brothers, Tommy Harrison, Lee Harrison, Harry Harrison and Johnny Haywood.

Mrs. Perry is survived her sisters, Marie Pace, Tallahassee, FL, Hettie McKinney, Lewisburg, TN, Mary Emma Scott, Knoxville, TN, Betty Wright, Lewisburg, TN, Paulette Eddy, Jacksonville, FL; brother, Jimmy Harrison, Petersburg, TN; several generations of nieces and nephews.

Family members will receive friends on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Graveside services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Haskins Cemetery in the Clay Hill Community.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society.

Lawrence Funeral home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233 ( in charge of the arrangements.