Ben Perry, 43, of Madisonville, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in College Station. Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 8, at Day Funeral Home Chapel in Madisonville. Burial followed at High Prairie Cemetery. A visitation was held prior to the service on Monday. John High officiated.
Ben was born in Portland, Maine, on June 7, 1972, and worked for many years at Standley Feed and Seed and Loyd Joyce Agricultural Services.
Ben was preceded in death by his parents, Phil Hicks and Pam (Purinton) Hicks; and is survived by his son, Ethan Perry. Ben spent his last few years with his friends, whom he considered his family: Trant and Mindy Crouch and their children, Michael, Rachael, and Wyatt Crouch, Cody, Danielle, and J.C. Rasmussen, Maci Jo, Jesse, Corley, Jackson and Abbey Crouch. Ben had many friends and he loved and cherished each relationship dearly.
Serving as pallbearers were Trant Crouch, Kelly Cook, Jack Tomlinson, Joey Douga, John Douga and Lane Lafoy.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to The National Kidney Foundation.