Lindy “Ran” Randolph Perdue
Lindy “Ran” Randolph Perdue, age 78 of Edmore, Michigan, formerly of Martinsville, Virginia passed away at his home with his family at his side on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Ran was born in Henry County Virginia on September 1, 1935 to William Teaue and Hessie V. (Joyce) Perdue. He was raised in the Martinsville, Virginia area and attended Martinsville School. Ran enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Field Artillery from 1954 to 1957.
On February 14, 1959, Ran married Leone M. Peterman in Kent County, she passed away in 1983. He was employed for several years at Martinsville Furniture Company and later at Kalvinator Refrigeration in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Ran is survived by one son, Wilson Randolph Perdue of Idaho, two grandchildren: Gregory Randolph Perdue of Edmore, Jennifer Lynn Perdue of Allendale; three great-grandchildren: Breanna, Mya and Ryleigh Perdue.
Ran was preceded in death by his wife, Leona; his parents, William and Hessie; one son, Tommy; three brothers: Ed, Cam and Bill; and one sister, Nell Wheeler.
A Michigan visitation will be held on Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Brigham Funeral Chapel, 413 E. Gilson Street, Edmore.
A Virginia funeral service will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 1 p.m. at the Community Funeral Service, Inc. 109 Fontaine Drive, Ridgeway, Virginia. A Virginia visitation will be held on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (2 hours prior to service) at the Community Funeral Service, Inc., Virginia.
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