Sandra Gale, nee Wiles, Perry, 73, of Marissa, IL; born on June 13, 1945 in Madisonville, KY; passed away on Friday, January 11, 2019 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.
Mrs. Perry was a homemaker. She was a very devoted member of the First Baptist Church of Marissa where she served as a teacher of Joy Kids. She was also a member of the choir and had previously served as a youth leader and Sunday school teacher. Sandy loved to travel and most of all she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Blain and Margie, nee Dame, Wiles.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years – Verlin “Butch” Perry whom she married on July 3, 1963 in Beardstown, IL. Her children – Nicole (Jarrett) Jasper of New Baden, IL; Joshua Perry of Marissa, IL. Her grandchildren – Quinn Jasper; Jace Jasper; Landen Perry; Payten Perry. Two brothers – Jerry Wiles of Cleveland, TN; Terry Wiles of Washington, IL. Three sisters – Paula West of Las Vegas, NV; Patty Winters of Shawneetown, IL; Jenny Rigsby of Shawneetown, IL.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter.
Visitation: Friends may call at the First Baptist Church in Marissa, IL on Monday, January 14, 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00noon.
Funeral: Services will be held at the First Baptist Church in Marissa, IL on Monday, January 14, 2019 at 12:00noon with Revs. James and Deborah Harkness officiating.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.