Howard James Perry

Graveside military services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Beverly Cemetery for Howard James Perry of Beverly, Ohio, and Gulfport, Miss., who died on Dec. 22.

He is survived by his wife, Artie Perry and his stepson, Rick Hite (Sandy); siblings Sheila (Greg) Jarrells of Beaver Creek, Ohio, Linda (Ron) Miller of Lowell and Carl (Susan) Perry of Vincent.

Steve Wainwright will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, donate to the Beverly American Legion Post 389, where a celebration of his life will be held immediately after.

McCurdy Funeral Home of Beverly will serve the family.