Dorothy Mae Periman, 82, of Cassville, passed away at her home on Saturday, June 9, 2012.
She was born in Golden, on Feb. 4, 1930, the daughter of Wilber J. and Minnie Mae (Phillips) Tate. On Nov. 6, 1948, at Eureka Springs, Ark., she was united in marriage to Alvin Clinton "Red" Periman, who preceded her in death on March 18, 1992. She was also preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Floyd Tate, Eugene Tate and James Tate; two daughters, Vinita Carter and Geneva Head; and two grandchildren.
Survivors include: two sons, Marvin Periman and his wife, Jeanette, of Mt. Vernon, and Lennis Periman and his wife, Val, of Cassville; two daughters, Brenda Robbins and her husband, Wade, of Exeter, and Joyce Periman, of Cassville; six brothers, Troy Tate, of Washburn, Melvin Tate, of Tracy, Calif., Joe Tate, of Seligman, Herbert Tate, of Rogers, Ark., Edward Tate, of Seligman, and Jerry Tate, of Holden; two sisters, Mary Periman of Kingsville, and Beverly Ball, of Eagle Rock; 12 grandchildren; and 17 great- grandchildren.
She grew up and received her education in Golden. She was a Barry County resident all her life. She was a homemaker and worked on the farm with her family. She attended Community Faith Chapel in Cassville.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, in Mineral Springs Cemetery, Cassville, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home. Pastor Doyle Russell will conduct the services.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., today (Wednesday) in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.
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