William Lucas Peery
M, #1448, b. 21 September 1941, d. 18 October 2019
- Brother of Joseph Wayne Peery
William Lucas Peery was born on 21 September 1941 at Orange County, Texas.1 He was the son of Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat. William Lucas Peery also went by the name of W. L. As of 4 April 1946, William Lucas Peery lived with Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat at 1510 15th Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas.2 He appeared as a son on the census of 1 April 1950 in the household of Vernon Peery and Olamph Peery at 1510 15th Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas.3 As of June 1950, William Lucas Peery lived with Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat at 1213 DuPont Drive, Orange, Orange County, Texas.4 As of August 1957, William Lucas Peery lived with Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat at 3606 W. Martin Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas. He married Martha Jane McKinney on 12 August 1975 at Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico.5 He and Martha Jane Peery were divorced on 18 October 1983 at Orange County, Texas.5 He was cremated on 18 October 2019 at Shultz Funeral Home and Crematory, 1900 S. Wheeler Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas. His ashes were spread on October 24, 2019 in the Rose Garden at the funeral home.6,7 He committed suicide by shooting himself in the heart with a shotgun at 6:17 am on 18 October 2019 at his home at 5489 US Highway 96 N, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas, at age 78 years and 27 days.6 He was listed in the obituary as a brother of George Raymond Peery on 13 January 2022.8
Family: William Lucas Peery and Martha Jane McKinney
Child of William Lucas Peery and Barbara Ann Soileau
- Sara Rebecca Peery
- [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com.
- [S112] Joseph Wayne Peery, Birth Certificate, 042768-1946 (10 May 1946).
- [S1518] 1950 United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
- [S1519] Interview, Interview with Joe Peery, (1 Jun 2005).
- [S316] Texas, U.S., Divorce Index, 1968-2015, online search.ancestry.com.
- [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com.
- [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/204794692/william-lucas-peery : accessed 11 July 2021), memorial page for William Lucas “Dub” Peery (21 Sep 1941–18 Oct 2019), Find a Grave Memorial ID 204794692, ; Maintained by Joe Peery (contributor 47365939) Cremated, who reports a Ashes were spread in the Rose Garden at Shultz Funeral Home and Crematory, Jasper, Texas.
- [S1343] Claybar Funeral Home, Obituaries, Claybar Funeral Home, George Raymond Peery
Obituary at Claybar Funeral Home
Published 07 Jan 2022.