Linda Gail Crawford Perry

Published 3:16 pm Monday, August 3, 2015

Mrs. Linda Gail Crawford Perry, 68, of Lexington, died on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015 at Forsyth Medical Center.

She was born in Durham County, Sept. 10, 1946 and raised in Hillsborough, a daughter of the late Roy Daniel and Elva Bowles Crawford. She was a member of Bethany United Church of Christ and loved quilting, cooking, crafts, puzzles, and beach trips. She loved family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She married Bill Perry on March 20, 1972.

She was also preceded in death by her son, Jonathan Matthew Perry.

Surviving: her husband of 43 years, Bill Perry of the home; a daughter, Allison Riddle and husband David of North Myrtle Beach, S.C.; a brother, Joe Crawford and wife Kaye of Hillsborough; 3 grandchildren, Joshua, Elizabeth and husband John, and Noah; and 3 great-grandchildren, Hunter, Sophia, and Emma.

A funeral service was to be held at noon Wednesday, Aug. 5 at Bethany United Church of Christ with the Rev. James W. Whitley officiating. Burial was to follow in the church cemetery. The family was to receive friends from 11-11:45 a.m. Wednesday at the church.