Whitesburg KY

Zandra Perry dies at 72

Zandra Faye Addington Perry, 72, died July 15 at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital.

A daughter of the late Elihu B. Addington, Jr. and Margaret Franklin Addington, she was the widow of Willie Perry.

She was a member of the Craft’s Colly Missionary Baptist Church, and was a founding member of the Letcher County Historical & Genealogical Society, serving as secretary and current president.

Surviving are a daughter, Sherry M. Howard and husband Michael, and a son, Steven J. Perry and wife Jessie, all of Ermine; a sister, Linda Clark and husband David of Whitesburg; grandchildren, Jacob Sexton and wife Katelyn of Mayking, Jared Sexton of Berea, Tasha Bailiff and husband Cory of Elkhorn City, and Adam Howard of Whitesburg; great-grandchildren, Willow Sexton, Amara Sexton, Abrahm Bailiff and Davie Ruth Bailiff; an aunt, Irene Addington; a lifetime friend, Florence King; and two special friends, Pauline Combs and Jean Cook.

Funeral services were held July 17 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery at Ermine.

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