Nancy Carol Kee Perry

Nancy Carol Kee Perry, 71, passed away Feb. 23, 2013, in Houston, Texas, where she lived after retirement.

She was born Jan. 2, 1942, in Cutler, Ohio, to Orland and Sylvia Jones Kee and was a member of Centenary Methodist Church. She was a graduate of Warren High school.

Nancy was preceded in death by an infant son, Charles; her parents; her brothers, Robert and Lakin Kee; and sisters, Mary Ann Wallace and Evelyn Mae Kee.

Survivors are a daughter, Lee Ann James, with whom she lived; her son, Curtis Perry; grandchildren, Tyler James and Anthony Redish.

Also surviving are sisters, Maxine McAtee, Elizabeth (Betty) Buell, Catherine (Kitty) Mead and Helen Lampman.

Nancy was a hard worker and loved being with friends and family, and her little dog.

A memorial service will be held later in Phoenix, Ariz., where Nancy retired from a position with the State of Arizona.

Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home handled the cremation.