The death occurred at
Birmingham, Alabama, on 28 Sep 1901 of bright's disease, of Mr.
Guilford Perry, in his 38th year.
He was the second son of
the late Elijah Perry of Round Plains.
At the age of 16 he went
to Simcoe and learned the trade of carriage painting with the firm
of J. S. & J. Austin.
He then went to New York
for a couple of years and thence to New Orleans, where he spent
Eleven years ago he came
home and remained one summer. On returning south, he went to
Birmingham and remained until his death. He was unmarried.
His funeral was conducted
by the members of the Masonic order, of which society he was a
worthy member, and the brethern there paid him every attention in
his last illness and secured for him the best medical skill in the