YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home Inc., for Mr. Iverson Leon Perry Jr., who passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Pittsburgh Allegheny General Hospital.
Mr Perry Jr., who was known as “Butch” was born June 4, 1952, in Nashville, Tennessee, a son of Iverson Leon, Sr. and Josephine Leslie Perry.
He attended high school in Ohio.
He was a kind and gentle person.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his daughter, Maleya Perry of Boardman; stepson, Richard (Marshana) Buchanan, Sr.; stepgrandson, Richard Buchanan, Jr. and special best friend, Tasha Hicks, all of Youngstown; sisters, Ruby J. Perry, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Rolena Perry of Columbus, Ohio; sister-in-law, Ann Delores Perry of Columbus; aunt, Rebecca Perry of Milwaukee and a host of other relatives and friends.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a loving companion, Jeanie M. Buchanan; two brothers, Rev. Joseph Leslie Perry and John A. Perry; a niece, Leslie Renee Perry and nephew, Joseph Martin Perry.
Friends may call from 12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. prior to the service on Wednesday, April 26 at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home.