Heaven has a new resident. Sheila Y. Perry went home to be with her Lord on November 18, 2021. She was born on May 29, 1966 in Boone, NC.
Sheila enjoyed using her musical talent to honor and praise the Lord. She loved her cat, Archie, doing flower arrangements, and taking a ride wither brother, Larry, on his Harley.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Louise Cornett, her sister Elizabeth Cornett, her maternal grandparents, Link and Ann Presnell, and her paternal grandparents, Fred and Bonnie Cornett.
She is survived by her loving husband, Nathan Perry. They were happily married for 17 years. She is also survived by her sisters, Linda Cook (Gaither), Kathy Deas (John) and her brother, Larry (Lockwood). She is survived by nieces and nephews: Vickie Watson, Jeff Wolfferts, Amy Wolfferts, Tony Cook and Beverly Herald and several great nieces, great nephews and cousins.
A service praising God and rejoicing in her home going will be at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church on Sunday, November 21, 2021. Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. with receiving of friends from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m. Pastor Eric Cornett and Pastor Dan Featherstone will conduct the service. Burial will follow at the Laurel Fork Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Austin and Barnes Funeral Home for funeral expenses or to the Laurel Fork Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, PO Box 1147, Boone, NC 28607.
The family would like to express their deep appreciation to the numerous church family and friends who supported us during this time. We would also like to recognize the fourth floor staff of Frye Medical Center. May expressed their support through kindness, prayer, and loving hugs. Upon transition to Amorem (Caldwell Hospice) we were once again met with amazing support.
Online condolences may be shared at www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Perry family.