Funeral services for Lillian Nell Perry, 83, will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at First Pentecostal Church in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. T. F. Tenney, the Rev. Jeff Ramsey, the Rev. Jerry Dean, the Rev. W.C. Puckett Jr. and the Rev. E.D. Puckett. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden. The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m., Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at First Pentecostal Church in Minden.
Nell was born Dec. 16, 1930, in Hodge and entered into rest June 16, 2014, in Shreveport. She was a member of First Pentecostal Church in Minden and Bossier City and a retired teacher from Webster Parish school system. She enjoyed quilting and was a member of Red River Quilters.
Her husband, Charlie L. Perry Jr.; parents, William and Iola Puckett; and brother, Arnese Puckett preceded her in death.
She is survived by her sons, Stephen Perry and wife, Denise of Houston, Texas and Cecil Perry and wife, Gay of Tioga; daughters, Lillian Dianne Cheatwood and husband, Gerald of Shreveport, Judy Charlene Southern and husband, Charles Lynn of Shreveport and Nelda Faith Martin and husband, Tommy of Bossier City; brothers, the Rev. E. D. Puckett and wife, Marlene of Carrollton, Ky., the Rev. W.C. Puckett Jr. and wife, Joyce of Minden, Ronald C. Puckett and wife, LayVonne of Stanford, Ky. and Frank G. Puckett and wife, Betty of Carrollton, Ky.; sisters, Ramona Zwosta and husband, Mike of Hillsboro, Ky., and Wanda King and husband, Donnie of Minden; grandchildren, Lana Cheatwood Wray, Clay Southern, Stephanie Perry Patrisso, Suzanne Perry, Lee Lewis, David Lewis, Cecil C. Perry, Jr., Nila Perry Coffey and Ashley Perry Vest; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be nephews, Phil Puckett, Rusty Puckett, Michael Puckett,
Jacob King and Billy Puckett and special family friend, David McGee.