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VERNECIA JEAN “ANITA” PERRY, 60, of Prestonsburg, Ky., wife of Jackie L. Perry, died May 4 in HRMC. She was a bus driver for Dwale Day Care Center. Funeral service 1 p.m. May 6, Preston Funeral Home Chapel, Paintsville, Ky.; visitation one hour before service at the funeral home.