Carolyn Hope Perry

carolyn perry

March 6, 1932 ~ March 8, 2020

Born in: Alvarado, TX
Resided in: Rome, GA

Carolyn Hope Perry, 88, of Rome, Ga died peacefully with family on March 8, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim. She is survived by her sister, Sue Drautz, in Dallas, TX. Surviving children/ grandchildren include David Perry (Libby/ Lane, Paul), Paula Dunwoody (David/ Bob, Meg), Lynn Perry(Jade), Edie Martof (Jim/ Jamie, Cara, Hope), and Bob Perry (Claudi). Carolyn has one great grandchild, Samantha Perry.
Carolyn and Jim were passionate about supporting the higher education dreams of youth. Their impact as missionaries in Zimbabwe continues as students receive support to complete their education. Family and friends can honor and continue their work by sending contributions made payable to Africa University at Post Office Box 340007, Nashville, TN 37203-0007. They can designate their gifts by indicating Kuperekedza Endowed Scholarship on the memo line of their checks. Gifts can also be made online by visiting Africa University Development Office website at and selecting “Give Today”.

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  1. Lynette Maton says:

    Rest in peace Carolyn. You will be missed.

  2. Josefa Bethea Wall says:

    May cherished memories fill your hearts and bring you comfort and peace.

  3. Becky Brown says:

    I feel very fortunate to have had such a wonderful aunt, my Aunt Carolyn! She always made me feel loved and special. One of my special memories I cherish is of her making me a dress to match all of my cousins, Paula, Lynn and Edie. She will be greatly missed!

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