Edward Perry Mahanay Sr., 63, of Grand Prairie passed away Saturday, May 4, 2013. Memorial visitation: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Arlington Funeral Home. Perry was born in Fort Worth on Nov. 19, 1949. He married Debra on March 7, 1986, and they were married for 27 years. Perry was preceded in death by his parents, Earl Mahanay and Blanche Collins Mahanay; and brother, Roger Glen Hicks. Survivors: Wife, Debra; children, Wendy Hernandez, Edward Perry Mahanay Jr., Sean Welsh, Martha Cobb and Jason Mahanay; brothers, Charles Mahanay, Derald Hicks and Jerry Hicks; grandchildren, Sarah, Katie, Landon, Kylie, Zander, Brayden and Jasper; great-grandchildren, Drake and Gigi; and other family and friends.