Perry Bolling McSherry, 53 of Ruckersville, VA
died on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at his residence.
He was born on April 19, 1960 in Charlottesville, VA
to Bobby and Virginia Newcomb McSherry of York, PA.
When Perry was 9, he and his family moved to
York, PA where he spent his childhood and upon
graduating high school he went to college at William
and Mary and was graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Once he
completed college he moved to New Orleans and
studied at Tulane University where he received his
masterís degree. He returned to Yorktown / Jamestown
and worked as an archeologist for the James River
Institute for Archeology. His fate later took him to
Thailand where he taught Kindergarten and then
English literature and poetry at Chiang Mai
University. He met the love of his life during his 7
year stay whom he married and had a son. He returned
to the states and became and English teacher at
Madison County High School where he was loved and
adored by so many.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his
wife, Chanowan Kulsiri McSherry, his son, Isaac
Gawin McSherry, his sister, Tracey Boylan Currier
and her husband, Kyle and his nieces and nephews,
Delaney Boylan, Finley Boylan, Taylor Currier and
A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday,
January 17, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. at
County High School auditorium with
Father Stephen Lahey officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be
made in his name to the UVA
Hope Cancer Care Center,
Lee St. Charlottesville, VA 22903.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling