He was born Nov. 3, 1957, in West Point to the late 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 motorcycle or four-wheeler.
He married Lisa Carol Hamlin Perry Aug. 25, 1989, in West Point.
The funeral will be Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home in West Point with the Rev. Kirby Loyd officiating.
Interment 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, 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.
Memorials may be made to LeBonheur Childrens Medical Center, 50 Dunlap St., Memphis TN 38103, or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105-1942.
Visitation will be today at 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com