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Dennis Lee Perdue, 67 of Alderson, WV passed away at his residence on January 19, 2018. Born in Princeton November 22, 1950 he was the son of Pearl Marie Perdue Rorrer of Pearisburg, VA and the late Boyd R. "Dutch" Perdue.
Growing up here Denny was a graduate of Princeton High School, received a B.S. Degree in English from Concord University and his Masters in Playwriting from West Virginia University. Denny lived and worked in many different places throughout his life, including Kansas, New York, New Jersey.
In addition to his father, his stepfather, Charles E. Rorrer, Jr., and his nephew, Samuel "Sammy" Perdue, preceded him in death.
Survivors in addition to his mother include one son, Ian Scott Perdue of Lewisburg; sister, Susan Perdue of Narrows; brother, Sam Perdue and wife Jennie of Princeton; lifelong friend, Wayne Campbell of Neola and many aunts, uncles, nephews, a great niece and his extended family, all of whom he loved dearly.
In keeping with his wishes Denny was cremated. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be conducted 6:00 PM Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at the George W. Seaver Chapel of Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton with Rev. Daniel Gunnoe officiating.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5:00 PM to the service hour on Tuesday.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.seaverfuneralservice.com
Published on February 4, 2018
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