Richard Donald ‘Don’ Perry, 79, of Manteo, NC died Wednesday, March 25, 2009 in Norfolk, VA. Born in Centerville, MA, he was the son of the late Raymond Chester and Evetta Belle Malo Perry and was the widower of Audrey Humble Perry. Mr. Perry was retired from Bell South Telephone Company and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force having served during the Korean War. He was a former Volunteer of the Year for the National Wildlife Federation and a Golden Eagle member of the NRA.
Mr. Perry is survived by a daughter, Donna Tamburo and husband Steve of Guntersville, AL; a grandson, Jeremy Patrick Tamburo of Huntsville, AL; a sister, Marilyn Roth of Rio Rancho, NM; and a brother, Raymond Alvin Perry of Cotuit, MA. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Angus Perry.
Memorial services will be held at a later date. Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements.Print Obituary & Condolences