Juanita Dunn Perry, 74, lifelong resident of Mauriceville passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, at her home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00am, Thursday, Dec. 18, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Entombment will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Wednesday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Mrs. Perry was born Jan. 11, 1940 in Orange to the late Wilson and Eloide (Linscomb) Dunn. She was a teacher with Orangefield Independent School District and retired after 30 years of making a difference in children’s lives. She was also a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church in Mauriceville.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Garlan Perry.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Greg and Diana Perry of Mauriceville; daughter and son-in-law, Liska and Chris Pilsner of Columbus and her grandchildren and their spouses, Steven and Stori Perry of Huntsville, Brandon Perry of Mauriceville, Caleb Pilsner and Conley Pilsner both of Columbus. She is also survived by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Andy and Kathy Dunn of Orangefield, Derry and Jane Dunn of Mauriceville, Danny and Jan Dunn of Houston and Tommy and Dottie Dunn of Mauriceville, her sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Keith Melancon of Round Rock and a host of extended family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to her church, First United Methodist of Mauriceville, P.O. Box 939, Mauriceville, TX 77626.