Charita Lydia Perry

June 22, 1981 - November 28, 2021
Charita Lydia Perry


Charita Lydia Perry, age 40 of Leland passed away Sunday, November 28, 2021.

Charita was born in Wilmington on June 22, 1981. She worked with the NC Harm Reduction Coalition serving the community by helping others who struggle with addiction.

Charita is survived by her daughter, Taylor Rae Perry and grandson, Kaiden Jace Abdalla; son, Christopher Jacob Perry; mother, Janet Santos; father Donald R. White, Jr.; sister, Angelina Dare Lewis (Adam); nephews, Brantley and Zackary Lewis; niece Anniston Lewis; Maternal grandfather, Danny Santos.

Preceded in death by her husband and soulmate, Chris Perry; brother, Jon White; maternal grandmother Joy Joan Santos; and paternal grandparents, Donald and Grace White.

A private family graveside service is planned and a special Celebration of Life service will be planned for a future day.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation Village Road Chapel-525 Village Road-Leland, NC 28451


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  • December 06, 2021
    Herb Speight says:
    Charita was a great woman and mother and a great friend. I will forever remember our times back when we were in school together. Prayers for the family!!

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  • December 10, 2021
    April King says:
    Charita, I am so glad we got to see each other a few months ago. I love you so much! It's strange that your not just a phone call away. We had fun, experienced pain, suffering, laughs and friendship. You are now at peace forever with our heavenly father. My deepest condolences to the family.