Burnis Perry, age 77, of Orange, Texas, passed away Saturday, December 28, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, December 30, 2019 at Dorman Funeral Home in Orange, Texas. Intermittent will immediately follow the services at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in Orange, Texas. Visitation for family and friends will be held prior to services, from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM, at Dorman Funeral Home.
Buddy was born on Saturday, September 12, 1942 in Orange, Texas to parents, Bessie (Moore) and Burnis “Red” Morgan Perry. Buddy was a wonderful man that was truly one of a kind and was very loved by everyone he met along the way. Buddy was a life long resident of Orange, Texas and made his living working at Livingston ship yard and the City of Orange. He was truly a jack of all trades. He met the love of his life when he came to know Linda Faye Marie (Jones). The couple married on July 22, 1961 and shared 58 blissful years together. Along the way Buddy and Linda had six children that they shared their life with and loved dearly. Buddy was an excellent daddy to his children and loved each one of them unconditionally. He loved to fish and take road trips whenever life allowed him to. He also loved to sing and especially with his children. His children and grandchildren were truly the light of his life. Buddy’s wife, children and grandchildren truly loved him and stood by him throughout the entirety of his life. Buddy was a son, husband, father, brother, grandfather, great grandfather and friend, who will forever be loved and missed by all who knew him.
Buddy is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Linda Perry; children; Lee Perry and wife, Nancy; Michael Perry, Buddy Perry and wife, Joyce; Katy Gibbs and James, Karen Jarrell and husband Richard, as well as Shelly Abrego and husband Chad; 24 grandchildren; 38 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.
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