Nancy Lowe Perry MARION Mrs. Nancy Lowe Perry, 75, of Marion, departed this life peacefully Thursday, July 3, 2014, at her home in the company of her beloved husband and children. Nancy was born April 21, 1939, in Miami, Fla. She was a gentle soul who loved nothing better than to be with her loving husband of 38 years, Thomas D. Perry Sr. They enjoyed many years of loving companionship as they traveled and enjoyed life together. Nancy had many interests including gardening, appreciating nature and loving her pets. Her sweet disposition was at the heart of who she was and all who had the pleasure to know her are saddened at her passing. Surviving, in addition to her husband, are four children, Patrick A. Davis, of Fredericksburg, Va., Thomas Dewey Perry Jr., of Elizabethton, Tenn., Elaine F. Perry and husband, of Marion and Brenda Lee Hamilton and husband, of Marion; eight siblings; eight grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. A gathering of family and friends to remember the life of this beautiful lady will be held Wednesday, July 9, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion. Memorials may be made to the Mercy Fund Animal Rescue at P.O. Box 2371, Marion, NC 28752. An online register is available under "Obituaries" at www. westmorelandfuneral home.com.