Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Christine Perry

Christine Perry, age 73, of Mansfield, went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 7, 2018 at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital.

Christine was born June 30, 1945 in Carter County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Edward and Effie (Clark) Knipp. She was a true follower of Christ, reading her bible and praying daily. She was an active member of Bellmont Community Church and was always involved in anything the church needed. She loved to sing no matter the place or occasion, but especially at church. She was a loving and caring wife, mother, and grandmother.

On August 5, 1960, Christine married Monty G. Perry and he survives. Also surviving are 4 sons: Dale (Jeaneen) Perry of Shelby, Ed (Rene’) Perry of Mansfield, Eric (Rebecca) Perry of Mansfield, and Phillip (Keely) Perry of Tiro; a son-in-law: Bill Wolbaugh of Shelby; 10 grandchildren: Cassandra Conklin, Joshua Perry, Heather (Joe) Romero, Isaac (Moriah) Perry, Jessica Bursley, Erica Brown, Christian Perry, Collin Perry, Jonathan (Claire) Hoffman, and Jacob Hoffman; 8 great grandchildren; 3 sisters: Mima Brinegar, Evelyn (Bob) Shepherd, and Irene (Don) Boebel; and a brother-in-law: Don Shepherd.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter: Angela A. “Angie” Wolbaugh in 2016 and siblings: twins, Ronnie and Bonnie, Clyster, Curtis, Woodrow, Lillian, Marie, Virginia, Eileen, Lorraine, and Selma.

Family and friends are welcome on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 4-7 pm at the PENWELL TURNER FUNERAL HOME, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:30 am. Pastor Hank Webb will officiate with assistance from Rev. O. Douglas Tackett, Pastor Earl Tackett, and Rev. Gary Lambert and burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Memories & Condolence

  1. Sherry Seeley Henson says:

    So sorry for your loss I really love my aunt and I know one I will see her again

  2. Joe perry says:

    Rest in peace.
    You and my dad Roger perry

  3. Glynis Hqney says:

    To the Perry family, so sorry for your loss. I will continue to keep you lifted up in prayer.

    Ms. Haney

  4. Linda Ridenour says:

    I will miss you so much your such a sweet person. When I heard I kinda of went into shock. Well I will see you when I get to Heaven. Can’t wait to see you and Angie having a wonderful time walking around Heaven and talking with each other. It’s you see my Dad tell him I will be there shortly. Love you.

  5. Connie McKenzie says:

    So sorry for your loss. She was a special lady. Heaven gained another special angel. Praying for you all.

  6. Marcella Pettrys Lyons says:

    I am so sorry for your lost and she was a great sweet lady.I always like Christine and glad I knew her.Heaven gained a beautiful angel.

  7. Tim and Roma Oakley says:

    So sorry for your loss! Sis Christine was such a sweet lady and will be missed by many!

  8. Chris gayheart says:

    Ed I’m so sorry to hear about your mom. Please praying for you and your family. God bless you.

  9. Tim warren says:

    Great loss. Growing up she was like a mother to me. We lived across the fence from the Perry’s and my dear brother Chad and always felt like family. She never let us go without a meal or anything for that matter.

  10. Eileen Wyatt says:

    I am so sorry to hear the sad news. Please accept my deepest sympathy on the loss of this wonderful aunt. Having lost my husband 3 weeks ago makes this all too painful. I’m so sorry I will not be attending the services. I love all of you!

  11. Patti Hall Jackson says:

    I’m very sorry for the loss of your loved one! Christine was such a kind, caring person who it was my privilege to know as an “extended family” Aunt through her niece, Pat!! She had a beautiful smile and heart and will be missed!! You’re all in my thoughts and prayers!!

  12. jeanette mosley says:

    To the Perry Family, so sorry for your loss Christine was a very Special.Lady,and a very good friend we will all miss her. you are all in my prayers.

  13. April says:

    to know her was to love her ..I find comfort in knowing she is with JESUS..a new life begins on the STREETS of GOLD..keeping the family my my thoughts and prayers ..I am so sorry ..never forgoten ..ahe was a blessing to me and many ..

  14. Dave & Pam Crank says:

    Bro. Monty & Family, Sorry to hear of the passing of Sister Christine…she was a very sweet lady and always had a smile. Praying for comfort and peace during this difficult time.

  15. Jody cole says:

    So sorry for your loss, but heaven truly gained a angel, such a sweet godly lady prayers brother Monty and family, may the lord comfort you through this time

  16. Vicki Fosdyck says:

    So sorry to hear the loss of Christine, my heart and prayers are with the family.
    Such a sweet loving lady. I know she will be missed by many. Prayers for comfort during this difficult time.

  17. Rev. S. T. and Betty Adkins says:

    To all the Perry Family we are so sorry for your loss. You each will be in our prayers that God holds you close and comforts your hearts. She is now giving Angel a big hug. God bless each of you.

  18. Nathan Brown says:

    For Phil, Eric and the entire Perry family,
    I am so sorry to hear of your loss today friends. Mrs Perry was always one of the kindest people I knew growing up. You were like my other family when I was a youngster. I have a million great memories with your family and I will look back with with happy memories of your mom. It was a blessing to get to grow up with you all, and I’m a better person for knowing your Mrs Perry. God bless you all and my sincerest condolences.
    Nate Brown

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