Shirley Brooks Perry, 78, passed away March 14, 2017. Shirley was born in Bath, NC to the late William and Louise Cordon Brooks and was the loving wife of the late Herbert Clarence Perry. She was predeceased by her sister, Sandra Brooks Long and great grandchild, Logan Dailey. Shirley was a florist and the owner of Shirley B's Shoppe. She was a member of Fairview Church of Christ, Chesapeake; Women of the Moose, Portsmouth Lodge # 966; Norview Eastern Star Chapter #131; South Norfolk Women's Club; and a charter member of the Chesapeake General Hospital Auxiliary.
Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Chris Dailey (Chris Anne) and James Dailey (Valerie); grandchildren, Michael, Marina, James Dean, and Grant Dailey, Dayna Siervo, Jennifer Large, and Stacey Dailey; four great grandchildren; sister, Sylvia Riley Paige; step-daughters, Donna Benton and Robin Pate; and a host of other family and friends.
The family will receive friends at Graham Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 1112 Kempsville Road, Chesapeake, on Friday, March 17, 2017 from 5-6:30 p.m. A service to celebrate her life will be held Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Chesapeake Memorial Gardens. A reception will follow the committal at Fairview Church of Christ, 1112 Tatemstown Rd, Chesapeake, 23325. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Currituck House "Currituck Hogwash" Fund, benefiting the Alzheimer's Foundation, 141 Moyock Landing Dr, Moyock, NC 27958. Please visit her book of memories at www.grahamfuneralhome.com to view the service if unable to attend and to leave a condolence to the family.