Jamal Michael Lorael Perry, 8, of Hodgen, OK passed away Friday, January 15, 2016 in Muskogee, OK. Jamal was born November 10, 2007 in Durant, OK to Michael Allen & Loretta Ann (Watson) Perry. Jamal attended Oklahoma School for the Blind where he met his best friend, Traycen Brown. He was fascinated with building blocks, listening to music, watching his Spongebob and train movies, and playing with his cat, Gary. He loved road trips and passing big trucks like his Daddy's. He was crazy about eating french fries and biscuits and gravy. Jamal touched the lives of everyone who knew him. He was a happy boy that overcame each obstacle with a strong heart and a smile on his face. He was loved by all of his nieces and nephews, Tytan, Liberty, Koden, Bradly, Preslyn, Colton, MacKenzie, Kamden, Karson, Natalie, Arwen, Matt, Marie, Rosie, Zach & Timmie. He will be missed by many. Jamal was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bessie & Louis Watson.
Survivors include his parents, Michael & Loretta Perry of Hodgen, OK; brothers, O'Neil Finley of Smithville, OK, Shawn Finley of Wickes, AR, & Kyle Finley of Durant, OK, sisters in law Stephanie Finley, Courtney Finley, and Hailey Finley; paternal grandparents, Aaron & Elaine Miller of Mena, AR; maternal grandmother, Ellamay Jarvis of El Dorado, KS; God Parents, Jennifer & Cody Coleman of McAlester, OK; aunts, Vickey Watson, Heather Carpenter, Tabatha Bodwell, Britani Miller; uncles, Travis Sullivan, Matt Miller, Jacob Carpenter, and Doug Bodwell; other relatives, loves ones and friends.
Visitation will be Sunday afternoon at Evans & Miller Funeral home from 2-4 pm followed at 4 by a memorial service .