8/7/15 —– Mary Jo Perry

Mary Jo Perry, age 77 of Manchester, Tennessee passed away, Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at Golden Living in Winchester.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 7, 2015 at 3 PM at the Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home Chapel with David Peck officiating.

Burial will follow at Adam Duncan Cemetery in Manchester.

Visitation with the family will be from 12 PM until the service time.

Mrs. Perry, a native of Coffee County, was the daughter of the late Howard Evans and Selena Cathey Byford.

She attended Canvas Community Church in Manchester. She was actively involved in the Right to Life Movement and hosted the March for Jesus in Manchester. She enjoyed attending various women’s retreats and prayer groups. Her favorite activity was spending time with her beloved family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Randall Evans Perry.

She is survived by one daughter, Debbie Peck and her husband, David of Manchester; one brother, Wendell Byford and his wife, Jean of Manchester; one sister, Roxy Byford of Manchester; four grandchildren, Wendy McGowan and her husband, Mike of Manchester, David Peck and his wife, McKenzie of Roanoake, VA, Randall Evans Perry Jr. and his wife, Carol of Temperance, Michigan and Laura Hicks and her husband, Danny of Michigan and twelve great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the National Right to Life Organization.