Milton H. Perry


*Contributed by Gail Hahn Hutchcraft.   Thanks, Gail!

From: Unknown Newspaper

        Milton H. Perry, 49, died at 10 a.m. Thursday at his home, Harman Highway and Airport Road.  He had been under physician's care for some time for treatment of a heart ailment.  Mr. Perry had been employed in the muffler department of the wire mill at the Keystone Steel & Wire Co., since 1928.  He was a member of the Goodfellow Club, the Friend and Neighbor Club, the 25-Year Club and the Square and Compass Club, all at Keystone, the Missionary Baptist Church at Wayne City; and the Masonic Lodge.

        Born in Hamilton County, March 17, 1906, he was the son of Hulbert and Estella Garrison Perry.  He married Maxie Clark in Peoria August 20, 1929.

         Surviving are his wife; his father of Wayne City, and one brother, James Perry of Southern Ill.  His mother died 24 years ago.

        Funeral services will be held at 8 o-clock tonight at the Stone mortuary in Bartonville, Ill.  Friends may call there this afternoon and evening.  Further services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Richardson Funeral Home in Wayne City.  Burial will be in the Garrison Cemetery there.  Visitation at the Richardson Funeral Home will be Saturday afternoon and evening.

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