Relda Perry

Relda Perry

Relda Perry, 97, of Crossett, passed away on October 29, 2016.

She was born on March 25, 1919 in Huttig and was the daughter of the late Jessie and Bettie Elizabeth Freeman Stinson.

Mrs. Perry was a homemaker, a seamstress, a model mother and a pastor’s wife and a member of the First Assembly of God.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Floyd Perry; a great-grandson, Jonathan Wallace; three sisters, Lucille, Thelma, Jessie Elizabeth and three brothers, Elvie “Red”, Paul “Dick” and Ferry.

Survivors include two sons, Charles A. Perry of Hampton and Bobby Perry of Little Rock; two daughters, Betty Walthall of Crossett and Frances Allen of Natchitoches, Louisiana; 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Novemer 1 at 11 a.m. at the First Assembly of God with Revs. Bob Perry, Charles Perry and Kenneth Neal officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the First Assembly of God.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Assembly of God, Children’s Ministries Building Fund, PO Box 615, Crossett, AR 71635.