Kenneth E. Perry, age 72 years, of Parkers Lake, Kentucky died August 23, 2017 in Somerset, Kentucky at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
He was born in Honeybee, Kentucky on November 21, 1944 the son of Grant and Alice (Vanover) Perry. Ken had served his country in the US Army in Korea and was a tool and die maker for Johnson Controls. He enjoyed working on instruments, bluegrass festivals, and sitting on his front porch.
Preceding him in death are his parents; wife, Bonnie Perry; brothers, Herbert Perry, Dewell Perry, Doyle Perry, Dester Perry, Maynard Perry, and Elzick Perry; sisters, Lois Perry and Ina Higginbothan; and two infant sisters.
Survivors include his companion, Paula Shannon of Parkers Lake, Kentucky; three inherited daughters, and six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 2pm in the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Daniel Perry officiating. Burial to follow in the Higginbotham Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 11am until funeral time at the funeral home.
McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.