OBITUARY: Harlan Delano Perdue


Harlan Delano Perdue passed away on Monday, January 23, 2023 at age 77.

Harlan was born in Gallatin TN to Mary Odessa Troutt and Lloyd Arvin Perdue.

He retired from the United States Postal Service as a manager. He enjoyed showing horses, especially Tennessee Walking Horses and Spotted Saddle horses. In his younger days, he enjoyed hiking. In his later days, he enjoyed showing classic cars. He also enjoyed his friends and neighbors. He will be greatly missed.

Mr. Perdue is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Joane Perdue, step-daughter Dr. Mary Ellen (Dr. Andres) Quiceno, and step-grandchildren Ursula, Veronica, and Diana. He is preceded in death by parents Mary and Lloyd Perdue, and brothers Bobbie Perdue and Larry “Moose” Perdue.

The Funeral Service, conducted by Brother Scott Moore, is 12 p.m. Thursday, January 26, 2023 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. Interment in Perdue Cemetery will follow the service. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 11 a.m. until the service at noon.

Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.


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