Perry D. Crowell
Perry D. Crowell, 57, of Springfield, passed away July 15, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center.
Visitation will be from 10 AM until 12 Noon Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home, Lincoln. Funeral services will follow at 12 Noonalso at the funeral home. Cremation rites will then be accorded.
Perry was born April 6, 1961 in Lincoln, IL., the son of Jackie Crowell and Marjorie (Miller) Yeates. He married Sheila Pierce on May 1, 2004.
Surviving are his mother Marjorie (David) Yeates; wife Sheila Crowell; children Michael Dean Clesson, Rachel Mae Dawn Clesson, Johnny Lee Clesson, and Patrick Shawn Crowell, 14 grandchildren; step children Amanda Pierce and Jason Henson and canine companions Zeeva and Zoey.
Perry was in restaurant management for 15 years, working at Godfather’s Pizza and Subway in Springfield. He was a member of Lincoln Hill Free Methodist Church. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. Perry was a NASCAR fan and enjoyed working in his yard.
Memorials may be made to Friends of Sangamon County Animal Control and will be accepted at the funeral home.