The Norman Transcript

Obituaries

April 7, 2013

Ronald Joe Perry

NORMAN — Ronald Joe Perry, 67, died March 27, 2013, in Oklahoma City. Joe was born March 8, 1946 in Purcell to Ernest and Bessie (Burns) Perry.

Joe was raised in central Oklahoma graduating from school in Purcell in 1964. He continued his education at the University of Oklahoma and Oscar Rose College.

On June 13, 1969, Joe married Barbara Lairson in Norman. He proudly served in the United States Air Force during Vietnam.

Joe worked as a maintenance duty officer at Tinker Air Force Base retiring in 2002. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, canning, cooking, reading, camping and spending time with his grandchildren.

Joe is preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Bessie Perry; sister, Marilyn Perry; sister in law, Evelyn Perry; brother in law, Buster Thurston.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara; daughter, Ericka Cargill and husband Paul; son, Tony Perry; grandchildren, Megan Cargill, Will Cargill, Tad Cargill, Dax Cargill; siblings, Theeda Deason and Stan, Ray Perry, Carolyn Kennedy and Charles, Larry Perry and Debbie, Linda Shelton and Darrell, Pat Perry and Mary Lou, Marie Thompson and Burl, Julie O’Neal and Carl, Janet O’Connor and Denny; aunts, July Wyatt and Ken, Lenora Perry; 25 nieces and nephews; 33 great nieces and nephews; and many other relatives and friends.

For local news and more, subscribe to The Norman Transcript Smart Edition, or our print edition.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Gary Paul Butler

    Gary Paul Butler was born Dec. 18, 1955, to Donald and Dolores (Hobaugh) Butler. He departed this life Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Oklahoma City, at the age of 58....

    April 23, 2014

  • Gordon F. Grissom

    Gordon F. Grissom, 75, Noble, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Norman. He was born March 26, 1939, to Cyrus Dion and Nellie Stufflebean Grissom in Noble. Gordon fought an extremely courageous battle for three months with a rare lung ...

    April 23, 2014

  • Jerry Maurice Harkrider

    Jerry Maurice Harkrider, 57, of Norman, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014. He was born Feb. 12, 1957, in Crawfordsville, Ind., to James and Barbara Harkrider....

    April 23, 2014

  • Edwin Thomas Gossage

    Memorial services for Edwin Thomas Gossage, 31, of Norman, will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 2, at Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence, Kan. He died Friday, April 18, 2014, in Norman....

    April 23, 2014

  • Lt. Col. (USAF) Carl Everett Cloud

    Retired Lt. Col. (USAF) Carl Everett Cloud, 95, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Oklahoma City. He was born Aug. 18, 1918, in Konawa, to Elbie Jane (Hughes) and Thomas Marion Cloud....

    April 22, 2014

  • Gordon F. Grissom

    Gordon F. Grissom, 75, of Noble, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Norman. He was born March 26, 1939, to Cyrus Dion and Nellie Stufflebean Grissom in Noble. Gordon fought an extremely courageous battle for three months with a rare ...

    April 22, 2014

  • Lloyd Prescott Williams

    Lloyd Prescott Williams, best known to family and friends as “Scott,” entered the kingdom of heaven Thursday, April 17, 2014, after a sudden illness. Scott was born in Norman, the youngest son of Lloyd P. and Louise M. Williams....

    April 22, 2014

  • Lloyd Prescott Williams

    Lloyd Prescott Williams, best known to family and friends as Scott, entered the kingdom of heaven Thursday, April 17, 2014, after a sudden illness. Scott was born in Norman, the youngest son of Lloyd P. and Louise M. Williams....

    April 21, 2014

  • Sylvia G. Martin and Ralph C. Martin

    The long and full lives of Sylvia G. Martin and Ralph C. Martin will be remembered at a Celebration of Life service at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at the Appleyard’s Home for Funerals in Rice Lake, Wis., with burial following at Nora ...

    April 20, 2014

  • Kathryn Jeanette ‘Jan’ Monk

    Norman resident, Kathryn Jeanette “Jan” Monk, 74, stepped into heaven Tuesday, April 15, 2014. She was born July 29, 1939, in Ada, to Pat and Esther Harington....

    April 20, 2014