Mr. Roy Truitt Perdue, Jr.

Published 9:03 pm Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Mr. Roy Truitt Perdue, Jr., 92, passed away on Oct. 20, 2023. Born April 2, 1931, in Troup County, Georgia, he retired from Builders First Source.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Perdue; his brother, Joseph Perdue; and his sister, Kate Ogles.

As a Veteran, Mr. Perdue proudly served in the United States Marine Corps and was a Korean War Veteran. Mr. Purdue was a charter member of Rosemont Baptist Church.

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He is survived by his children, Skip Perdue (Sandy), Phil Perdue (Ruth), and Kim Robinson (Warren); his sister-in-law, Libby Brown (Bill); and his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

Visitation for Mr. Perdue will be held at Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter-Allen-Myhand from Noon until 2 P.M. on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023.  

The graveside service will follow at Shadowlawn Cemetery in LaGrange. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. Perdue’s Memory to Rosemont Baptist Church. Donations may be mailed to Rosemont Baptist Church, 3794 Hamilton Rd, LaGrange, GA 30241.