Ricky Hugh Perdue, 62, of Boissevain, VA, resident of Westwood Nursing Home departed this earthly world January 26, 2018. Born in Bluefield, WV he was the son of the late Mary Lee Gullion Smith and William Arnold Perdue.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by both sets of grandparents; the love of his life who raised him Billie Marie LaSala and husband Tony; brothers William Perdue and wife Barbara, Tony LaSala, Mike LaSala and half sister Vickie Caproni.
Left to cherish his memory are his sister Catherine Collins and husband Clay; nieces Paula Levine and husband Joe, Julie Prinzbach and husband Charles, Michele Creasy and husband Frankie, Angie Farris and husband Rick; like a nephew Michael LaSala and wife Debra; sister-in-law Barbara LaSala; half sister Nickie Sherwood and husband Bill; half brother Micky Caproni; stepmother Nell Perdue; stepbrother Craig Anderson and stepsister Zoe Merkle; best friend Rocks and Sharon Fleming; and to those two special young men, Levi and Hunter Stroupe that opened his heart.
A huge thanks to the nurses and staff at Westwood Medical Center that provided excellent palliative care.
Visitation services will be held Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 5 to 7pm at the Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA. Ricky will be cremated according to his wishes.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the charity of your choice.
For more information, or to have the funeral home pass along your condolences, visit www.RodriguezFuneral.com.
Published on January 28, 2018