Gerald W. Perryman, 86, of Benton passed away Thursday, Sept. 15, in Benton. He was born Nov. 29, 1924, in Little Rock to the late Tom Earl and Mettie Graves Perryman.
Mr. Perryman was retired from Reynolds Metals, a U.S. Navy veteran and a 32nd-degree Mason. Â His wife, Mildred Perryman also died Sept. 15.
He was predeceased by a brother, Earl Perryman; and a grandson, Charles Shaun Miller.
He is survived by one daughter, Gerry Ann Miller and husband Charlie of Sheridan;Â two grandsons, Dr. J. Travis Miller and wife Donna of Guin, Ala., and J. Wayne Miller and wife Judy of Kileen, Texas; four great-grandchildren, Tristan Miller and Kiley Miller, both of Greenwood, and Adam Miller and Shaun David Miller, both of Guin, Ala.; and two nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, in the chapel of Roller-Ballard Funeral Home (315-4047).Â Interment will follow in Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19, at the funeral home.Â
The family requests that memorials be made to Arkansas Childrenâ€™s Hospital, 1 Childrenâ€™s Way, Little Rock, AR 72202-3591.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard.