Obituary: James Roland Perkey


James Roland Perkey, 73 of Batesville passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2020.

He was born on October 21, 1946, in Batesville to Audie Willene (Perkey) Ray. He was raised in Sidney, Arkansas by Tom and Ethel Sharp.

Roland had a great love for biking, taking daily rides up to 20 miles.

Survivors include his two brothers, Wayne Ray and Jimmy Ray both of Cave City; and one sister, Joanne Seat (Robert) of Batesville.

He was preceded in death by his mother; and his uncle and aunt, Tom and Ethel Sharp.

Graveside Services will begin at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at Eutopia Cemetery in Cave City under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home of Batesville with Jon Moore officiating.

We are complying with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines; All attendees must provide and wear their own masks and social distancing will be observed.

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