American Veteran 01

Merritt Olivia (Boulware) Perry

January 2, 1958 ~ October 14, 2023 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Merritt Perry Obituary


Merritt Olivia Boulware Perry, 65, wife of Shaylor Perry of 136 Highway 413 Belton, died October 14, 2023, at the residence.

She was born in Anderson County to the late Francis Daniel and Barbara Olivia Bolt Boulware. She was a veteran of the United States Army. She was a member of Dorchester Baptist Church in Belton and a 1977 graduate of T.L Hana High School.

Surviving in addition to her husband of the home; sons William Grant Conterras, Jason Gere Conterras, and daughter Barbara Olivia Conterras all of Anderson; 4 grandsons Connor, Kash, Matthew, and Jeremiah; Brothers Francis Daniel Boulware (Kelly), and James Andrew Boulware (Krystal); 5 Nephews, 1 Niece, 4 great Nephews and 1 great Niece.

A special thank you to Hospice of the Upstate and NHC Station 5 of Anderson, Wanda Jones, and Cindy Williamson, her caregivers.

Services will be held Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at 2:00pm at Dorchester Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Allen officiating. The burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends prior to the service Wednesday from 12:30 until 1:45pm at the church.

Memorial may be made to Hospice of the Upstate or Dorchester Baptist Church.

The family will be at their respective homes.

Cox Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Merritt Olivia (Boulware) Perry, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Merritt Olivia (Boulware) Perry?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Merritt's memory.


October 18, 2023

12:30 PM to 1:45 PM
Dorchester Baptist Church
134 Dorchester Road
Belton, SC 29627

Funeral Service
October 18, 2023

2:00 PM
Dorchester Baptist Church
134 Dorchester Road
Belton, SC 29627

Burial Following Service
October 18, 2023

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
2609 US-29
Anderson, SC 29621


© 2023 Cox Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility