JOHN FREDERICK PERDUE, 68, of Chesapeake, Ohio, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington. He was born October 24, 1945, in Kenova. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ada Henderson. John retired from Special Metals Burnaugh, Ky., and also retired from the West Virginia Army National Guard 1257 Transportation Group. He was a Vietnam Air Force veteran. He was a member of Crescent Lodge #32 Ceredo AF & AM, member of Beni Kedem Shrine and a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason. He is survived by his wife, Gail (Gaynelle) Maynard Perdue; father, Lowell E. Perdue of Huntington; three sons, Eric D. Mullins of Fairmont, W.Va., Dwayne (Shannon) Perdue of Huntington and Darren (Jerra) Perdue of Huntington; six grandchildren, Kara Mullins, Chloe Perdue, Ross Perdue, Jada Perdue, J.P. Perdue and Jetta Perdue; and one sister, Valerie Perdue of Huntington; and Nicole Mullins of Clarksburg, W.Va. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio, by Pastor Tom Keelin. Military rites will be conducted. Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, 3100 Staunton Road, Huntington, WV. Condolences may be expressed to the family at

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625 County Rd 775 Proctorville, OH 45669
(740) 886-6164

Published in The Herald-Dispatch on June 23, 2014