George M. Perry, 66, of Danville, Va., died on July 31, 2019, at his residence after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Jackson, Miss., to parents, Charles and Jo (Meux) Perry. George graduated from GWHS in 1972, where he excelled in football, earning a 4-year scholarship to the University of Richmond. Upon receiving a Business Degree from Richmond, George joined his father at Sherwood House Furniture of Danville where he worked for the next 44 years. Additionally, George was an avid golfer and a long time supporter of the Danville Golf Club, serving several times as a member of the board. George is survived by his wife, Marti Perry; his daughter, Jaime McFadden; a son, Trey McFadden and his wife, Jamie; two grandchildren, Madelyn and Dane; brother, Charles Perry and his wife, Peggy; and two nieces, Catherine Perry Sibley and Margaret Nuckols and her husband, Ben. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, August 5, 2019, at First Presbyterian Church of Danville. The family will be available from 12:30 p.m. to visit with guests at the church. A private burial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Mr. Perry's memory can be made to the Navy SEAL Foundation (www.navysealfoundation.org). Townes Funeral Home is serving the Perry family. Online condolences may be made at www.townesfuneralhome.com.

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