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Perry Wayne Albritton

Perry Wayne Albritton

May 4, 1980 - December 3, 2017     Age: 37

Perry Wayne Albritton, age 37, of Fernandina Beach passed away at his residence on Sunday, December 3, 2017.

Born in Jacksonville, FL.,  Perry was raised in Folkston, GA and was a member of the 1999 graduating class
of Charlton County High School.

He worked as a Welder and Fabricator for W. W. Gay Mechanical Contractors in Jacksonville.

Perry had a love for racing and raced at many tracks around the area. Perry loved everything outdoors.
He enjoyed camping, four-wheeler riding, mud bogging and in the recent years, he found a love for
being on the boat and fishing. Perry was a huge fan of football, especially the Georgia Bulldogs.

Perry was known to all as a good friend. He was a loving husband and father who dearly loved his wife
and children. He will always be remembered as one “heckuva son and brother”.

Perry leaves behind his wife, Lindsay Albritton, of Yulee; his children, Zachary Albritton and Makenzie
Albritton of Yulee, Matthew Santos of Effingham County, GA, Ryleigh Albritton and Lofton Albritton of
Yulee; his parents, Patty (Gary) Gadoury of Yulee, Phillip (Linda) Albritton, Sr., of Folkston, GA; his
brothers, Phillip Albritton, Jr., of Jacksonville, Paul (Shirley) Albritton of Yulee, Dylan Gadoury of Yulee;
his sisters, Diane Paden of Fernandina Beach, Lori Clark of Jacksonville, Darlene Norton of Folkston, GA
and Leigh (William) Johnigan of Jacksonville; his Paternal Grandmother, Bertha Albritton of Jacksonville
as well as several nieces and nephews, whom he loved dearly and many friends.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 12:00 PM in the Burgess Chapel of Oxley-
Heard Funeral Directors. The family will receive friends beginning at 11:00 AM.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to the Perry Albritton Memorial Fund. For
information on how to make donations, please contact Paul Albritton (904) 508-9647 or Dawn Rowe
(904) 753-2456.

He will be laid to rest at La Flora Mission.

 

15 Condolences

  • Crissi Sapp Posted December 5, 2017 8:26 am

    Perry will be forever missed and loved by many. And his four precious baby’s will be blessed throughout the years to know that there daddy is up above looking down on them where ever they maybe. We will love you a miss you always

  • Stephanie Arnold Posted December 6, 2017 5:39 pm

    Im so saddened at this horrible loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. RIP Perry until we meet again.

  • Mary Demchak Posted December 6, 2017 6:00 pm

    All of you are in our prayers…..Hugs from Tom Vasas, George Vasas and Mary Demchak

  • Your Sis Diane Posted December 7, 2017 2:10 pm

    Part 1 – to my baby brother, I cannot explain the pain and emptiness I feel since you left. I know it’s not for us to question why, and even if we had the answers I am not sure it would make sense. No sense can come from losing such a wonderful man, brother, father, son, uncle and friend.

  • Your Sis Diane Posted December 7, 2017 2:11 pm

    Part 2 – I will always regret never telling you enough how very much I love you! I can still hear your sweet deep voice in my ear and see that amazing smile on your face… I can see you chasing your nieces and nephews around the house just to hear them scream and laugh and hear you yelling at Mandy to get out from in front of the television. I can still hear you revving that engine in your truck every weekend until I finally walked over and begged you to blow it up. I can still feel your tight hugs especially on Thanksgiving day and I can still see the beautiful amazing pictures that you use to draw.

  • Your Sis Diane Posted December 7, 2017 2:12 pm

    Part 3 – What I can’t do is imagine this life without you in it. I thought I knew what heartache felt like, I thought I knew what pain was, I thought I knew what dark skies looked like and I thought I knew what a lonely soul was. I didn’t truly know any of these things until I was left to face a life without you in it. Why? Why didn’t I hold you tighter? Why didn’t I say I love you louder? Why didn’t I stare at your beautiful smile longer? Why didn’t I appreciate what an amazing man you are until it was too late?

  • Your Sis Diane Posted December 7, 2017 2:12 pm

    Part 4 – I will forever be sorry that I didn’t do all of these things and more. I can’t do any thing now to change it, but what I can do is to promise you now, that today and for as long as I live on this earth I will listen to voices deeper, I will hold everyone tighter, I will say I love you louder, I will watch beautiful smiles longer and I will truly appreciate long before it’s too late. I am so sorry my sweet baby brother that these lessons came to me far too late. I know you are watching over us now from heaven and I pray that you know how very sorry I am and how very much I have loved you, then, now and forever!!!! Sweet peace is now yours baby… Party hard and save a place for us. Oh and please put a good word in for our Bull Dawgs…GO DAWGS!!! I love you!!!

  • Claire Dukes Posted December 7, 2017 10:01 pm

    Perry, I will miss your infectious smile & you ever willingness to lend a helping hand.
    Irma would have been a REAL bitch without yours & Michael’s persistence to keep my generator running!
    I will miss you & promise to be there for sweet Lindsay & Lofton!
    Love you!

  • Wendy A Jacques Posted December 8, 2017 11:44 am

    To the Albritton Family,
    No words can express my saddness at the lost of your loved one. You are all in my prayers.
    I pray that Heavenly Father’s Perpetual light will always shine upon Perry’s soul and may he rest in peace.
    I pray for strength and faith for your family. God Bless you all.
    With respect

  • James M. Carter Jr “JimBo” Posted December 8, 2017 11:09 pm

    Part 1) Little over 15 years ago I ran into Perry Albritton in the racing world. I remember working on the cars behind Paul’s, there after a night of hard work, shooting bs about the racing world. Paul would run the guy’s off for family time. Perry & I would skip across the road to his place, we would talk about the night all over again.

  • James M. Carter Jr “JimBo” Posted December 8, 2017 11:10 pm

    Part 2) I had few years on Perry, being around him was like a spark. I wish I had his energy then, time past but when we ran into each other racing would be the subject line and how’s the kids? The moments would be short, but the memories would be long kept for another day. I pray for the Albritton Family this day for peace. I was blessed to have known Perry. We can take a moment to learn from this time of sadness. With all the technology today in communicating, sometimes its just best to stop by and say hello old friend. How have you been? We all have friends we have not talked with. We sometimes forget and we lose track.
    Lord I pray for the family and friends as we all try to get back on track. In your name Jesus Amen.

  • Steven & Rhonda Mullis Posted December 9, 2017 1:23 am

    We are deeply saddened and our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Perry was a great friend. Until we meet again.

  • Sheryl Schmidt Posted December 10, 2017 6:30 pm

    Many years my have passed, but you were always a great person. Smiles all the time. Until we meet again.

  • Virginia Dunleavy Posted December 12, 2017 4:21 pm

    My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time.

  • Frederick Green Posted December 14, 2017 5:28 am

    My heartfelt condolences for the loss of your beloved, Perry. Please know that Jehovah God and his son Jesus Christ is aware of your pain and they care for you. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4) . I pray that you are able to find comfort in God’s promise of paradise where there will be no more pain and sorrow (Revelation 21:4,5)  and the many wonderful  memories of your loved one becoming a reality in the future resurrection in paradise.  (Acts 24:15). Please accept my sincere condolences.
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