Barbara Joann Perry, age 66, passed away on December 17, 2019 after a long battle with cancer. She passed away peacefully at the Capital Caring Adler Center in Aldie, VA with her two sons beside her. Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 28th, 2019 at 11:00am at Christ Church, Accokeek, followed by a reception in the parish hall.
Barbara was born on April 17, 1953 in Warrenton, VA. She called Brandywine, MD her home for the majority of her adult life. Barbara was a loving wife to George Perry for 30 years and a great Mom to her two boys, Jamey and Jay. Barbara was “Mom Mom” to her five grandchildren – Gabrielle, Khyl, JP, Addison and Joshua. She was a loving daughter to Michael and Kathy, devoted sister to Brooksie, Jimmy, Rodney, Randy and Gayla and a caring neighbor to many. She will also be remembered for her love of animals, especially for her beloved Bichon Frise, Casper. Barbara lived the latter part of her life in Lignum, VA as a close neighbor to her Dad and Mom. Barbara lovingly and routinely helped them in many ways throughout the years, even in the midst of her battle with cancer. Family and friends described Barbara as a beautiful person with a youthful spirit and a kind heart.
Barbara will be dearly missed, but we enjoy peace knowing that she is in heaven and we will join her again one day.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 28th, 2019 at Christ Church Accokeek, 600 Farmington Rd W, Accokeek, MD 20607. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. until the start of the service at 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Reception will follow the service until 2:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, we kindly ask that you donate to the Capital Caring Health Adler Center, where Barbara was cared for at the end. This hospice facility was filled with loving and caring staff, for which the family will forever be grateful.