Ronald E. 'Ronnie' Perry (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Ronald E. "Ronnie" Perry, 65, husband of 42 years to Catherine Kitchens Perry, entered into eternal rest Saturday, September 5, 2009. A native of Augusta, Ronnie served in the United States Army and was employed by Sanders Truck Transportation Company. He was a loving husband, father, son and brother and will be dearly missed. His gentleness and sense of humor was one of a kind. Ronnie was preceded in death by his father, James M. Perry, his brother, J. Marion Perry and his four legged buddy, Roscoe. In addition to his wife, he leaves to cherish his memory, one daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda and Glenn Mankin; one son, Ronald Perry; mother, Geneva Y. Perry; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Glenda and Chris Fairey and Karen and Dewey Michelin; three step- grandchildren, Erica and husband Keith Conner, Laura and Noel Mankin; one faithful companion, Boo Boo; and many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 at the funeral home. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM, Friday, September 11, 2009 in the Lumpkin Road Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Sanders officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Disabled Veterans Association, P. O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio 45250 or the Augusta Humane Society, P. O. Box 12035, Augusta, Georgia 30914-2035. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-September 9, 2009