Pauline Perry(1926 - 2013)

Pauline Perry February 26, 1926 - January 8, 2013 Pauline Perry went to be with the Lord January 8, 2013 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Checotah, OK to Jess and Lula Keys. March 23, 1946 she married Herbert J. Perry. They moved to Arvin, CA with their son in 1948. Pauline spent her life taking care of others as a homemaker, babysitter, housekeeper, and geriatric caregiver. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert J. Perry; and son, Herbert Dean Perry. She is survived by her children: Loreda Perry and Donna Perry of Arvin, Beverly Herrera and husband John, Linda Gifford and husband Carl, Bobby Perry and wife Kathleen, Duke Perry and wife Vicki of Bakersfield; brother, Troy Keys and wife Marie of Bakersfield; sisters, Maxine Shelton of Artesia, CA, Judy Shelton and husband Glen of Norwalk, CA. She also leaves 11 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends. The public viewing will be Monday, January 14, from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., at Basham Funeral Care on Niles. Services will be held Tuesday, January 15, at 10:00 a.m., at Arvin Cemetery. www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Jan. 13, 2013