Obituaries - Nov. 17, 2008

Perry Dupre, Jr.

Perry Dupre, Jr. age 73 of Locust Grove, Ga., died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008. He was born in Morganton, N.C. to the late Perry and Aura Mae Summerour Dupre, Sr. Mr. DuPre was a 1953 graduate from the Henry Grady High School. He continued those high school relationships over the years and always assisted in planning the class reunions. Perry served his country and retired from the United States Navy and later retired form the Department of Transportation. Mr. DuPre was a member of the County Line Baptist Church in Jenkinsburg, Ga. Most important to him was his family. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

Mr. Dupre is survived by his wife of 52 years, Lounette DuPre; his children, Perry DuPre, III, Locust Grove, Ga. and Susan (David) Frank, McDonough, Ga.; granddaughters, Caitlyn M. Herring, Eatonton, Ga., Rebecca L. Frank and Allison P. Frank, McDonough, Ga.; sister, Nancy Hassan, Chamblee, Ga.

Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2008 at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. Robert Ballew officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends today, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.