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Della Irene (Cope) Perry

June 29, 1935 ~ July 27, 2022 (age 87)


Della Irene Perry, age 87, of Sneedville, passed away on July 27, 2022 at UT Medical Center. Irene was born June 29, 1935.  She was saved at an early age and was a member of Grissoms Island Church.  Irene was preceded in death by her husband, John Henry Perry; daughter, Kathy Walker; sons, Kenny “Big Moose” Perry, Michael Perry, Wayne Perry & Fay Perry and great-grandson, Brayden Travis


She is survived by;

Daughters; Patsy (Steven) Helton and Wanda Perry (Wayne Seal), all of Sneedville

Grandson, whom she helped raise and thought of him as her own son; Cody (Danielle) Perry of Sneedville

Special granddaughter, whom she loved dearly; Jessica (Ricky Jr.) Harris of Sneedville

Special great-grandkids; Micha Perry, John Harris, Brielle Perry, Andrew Harris, Connor Dunsmore & Emily Foister

Irene also left behind 8 other grandkids, 14 great-grand kids and 2 great-great-grandkids

Several brothers, sisters, nieces & nephews


Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at the McNeil Funeral Home Chapel

Rev. Carl Ray Cope officiating

Special music will be provided by Ricky Harris Jr. & the Collins Trio

Interment will follow in the Perry Cemetery

Serving as pallbearers will be Cody Perry, Ricky Harris Jr., John Harris, Andrew Harris, Wayne Seal, Joe Perry, Fred “Doc” Cope & Jason Purkey

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. on Saturday, July 30, 2022 at the McNeil Funeral Home


Online condolences can be made at www.mcneilfuneralhome.com


McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville is serving the Perry Family

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July 30, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

Funeral Service
July 31, 2022

2:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

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