Eula Belle Burnett Perry Boyd

11/15/1923 – 08/30/2022

Obituary for Eula Belle Burnett Perry Boyd

Eula Belle Burnett Perry Boyd passed away peacefully on August 30, 2022. Eula was born in Lula Falls, GA, on November 15, 1923, to the union of the late Perry Burnett and Pearl Jet.

Eula, known as “Grannie,” to many, was a long-time member of St. John Missionary Baptist Church, where she served on the Usher Board, as a Trustee and Treasurer, and Knox District Usher Member. She worked at Fort Sanders Hospital for over 30 years before retiring in 1989.

Preceded in death by her son, John Perry, Jr., Eula leaves to cherish her memory: daughter, Betty Rose Lowery; grandchildren–Joycelyn Perry, Marvin (Meshelle) Lowery, Jr., Frederick Lowery, Jarenda Perry-Goodman and John-Christopher (Cordia) Lowery; great-grandchildren–Julia, Felicyana, Carlos, Jr. (Ashley), Frederick II, Meeya, Marla, Ryan, John Christopher, Jr, Corisa, and Maliya; great-grandchildren–Jordan, Jaelyn, Landon, Leah, Lennox and Luna; sister, Mary Sanders; daughter-in-law, Joyce Perry; special nieces, Evelyn Carter, Sylvia (Don) Hemphill, Betty Ann Blackman and a host of great nieces and nephews and special friends.

The family will receive friends Saturday, September 3, 2022, 2:00 p.m., funeral service at 3 p.m.; at Payne Avenue Baptist Church, Rev. William Riddle, officiating; Rev. Richard Brown, Eulogist. The family is at 5912 Windtrace Ln, Knoxville, TN 37914.

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Receiving of Friends

Saturday, September 3, 2022
2:00 p.m
Payne Avenue Baptist Church
2714 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914

Funeral Service

Saturday, September 3, 2022
3:00 p.m
Payne Avenue Baptist Church
2714 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914