Edward Eugene Perry Sr. age 72 years, affectionately called " Bae Boy" of Chicago, IL exchanged time for eternity on Saturday, December 8, 2018. One of three children born to the late Zedakiah Sr., and Mary E. Perry in Gary, Indiana. He accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior at an early age and was a former member of Israel C.M.E. Church. He was a graduate of Roosevelt High School Class of 1967 and member of the Track Team. He attended Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA and was a former employee of U.S. Steel Corp. and the Gary Health Department. Edward was preceded in death by daughter Elvenor E. Perry, parents Zedakiah Sr. and Mary E. Perry, sister Mary E. Perry, brother Zedakiah Perry Jr., grandmother Elena Read. He leaves to cherish fond memories his loving children Carmelita V. Perry and son Edward E. (Shauntell) Perry II; 3 grandchildren Edward E. Perry III, Sydney L. Perry and Erin S. Perry; Uncle Charles F. Read; Niece Tomeitha Moore; Special cousin Pamela Perry; Devoted friend Othella Bradley all of Gary, IN and a host of other cousins, relatives and friends. Visitation Friday, December 14, 2018 from 12 to 8:00 p.m. Family hour 6 to 7:00 p.m. Funeral service Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.