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Dora Wells Perry

Dora Wells Perry, 89, widow of Claude A. Perry, resident of Brookside Living Center widow of Claude A. Perry passed away Saturday March, 1, 2008 at Brookside Nursing Care.

Born in Elbert Co., GA, she was the daughter of the late Raymond Leroy and Ella Dora Terry Wells.

She was a 1937 graduate of Abbeville High School. Dora was a retired textile worker with Abbeville Mills. Upon retirement, she became a homemaker where she excelled in gardening, sewing and cooking and raising her family. She was of the Methodist faith.

She is survived by her daughter Claudette Duffy and her husband Robert of Pendleton, SC; Sons, Billy Perry and Stevie Perry of the home; Grandchildren, Eddie Perry, John Perry, Phillip Perry, Kristina Burnett, Debbie Duffy; Great-grandchildren, Sophie and Ben Burnett.

Mrs. Perry was preceded in death by her son David Perry. She was the last member of her immediate family of 6 brothers and 2 sisters.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday, March 6, 2008
12:30-1:30 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday, March 6, 2008
2:00 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Dear Claudette and Family My heartfelt sympathy goes out to your family at this very hard time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. "friends from the 60's" you were so special to me. Love Marian

Blaise and Marian (Bond) Samion Mar 3 2008 12:00 AM