Perry Dewayne Elliott, 45, passed away suddenly on Monday, November 26, 2018, at North MS Medical Center. He was born on September 20, 1973, in Tupelo to Leonard and Joyce Hester Elliott. He had lived most all of his life in Nettleton, was a graduate of Nettleton High School, was a store manager at Murphy U.S.A. in Amory, was a Pentecostal and attended Wellsprings Community Church in Oxford. Perry enjoyed watching football, going to church and being involved in church activities, loved his dog “Champ”, making people laugh, & being with his family and friends. Survivors include his father, Leonard Elliott of Nettleton; two sons, Zachary Preston Elliott and Andrew Nelson Elliott, both of Guntown; two sisters, Vickie Wiygul (Jimmy) of Nettleton and Cindy Tubb (Bim) of Wren; one brother, Rex Elliott (Connie) of Nettleton; & several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Verona Pentecostal Church with the Rev. Nathaniel Rios and the Rev. John McAlister officiating. Visitation will continue Thursday one hour prior to the services at the church. Burial will be in Jones Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Clarence Elliott, Earnest Galloway, Clint Ceja, Dusty Ceja, Levi Lee, Jonathan McAlister.