Retired schoolteacher of St. Mary Parish for 33 years and wife of the deceased Coach Albert Prince Perry Sr., Mrs. Marion Petterson Perry, 61, a resident of Franklin, died Saturday, December 24, 2011, at 12:50 a.m., at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette following a short illness.
She is survived by one son, Dr. Gary Kinte’ Perry of New Orleans; one brother, Bruce U. Petterson of Baton Rouge; and three sisters, Annie L. McCoy of Baton Rouge, Eula L. Petterson and Margrette A. Petterson, both of Los Angeles, California.
Mrs. Perry was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one brother.
Visitations will be observed Friday, Dec. 30, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., at the Lighthouse Missionary Baptist Church in Franklin.
Burial rites will be read Friday, at 11 a.m., at that church, with Pastor Allen R. Randle Sr. officiating. Entombment will follow in the Franklin Mausoleum.
The Otis Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of preparations.