, Ernest R. Perdue
, 84, of 517 Edison St. Kingsford, died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2006, at Hackley Hospital
in Muskegon, lower Michigan.He
was born on Sept. 9, 1921, in Maybeury, W.V., the son of the late Joseph and Anava (Prewitt) Perdue
. Ernie served in the U.S. Navy.He worked at the V.A. Hospital as a nursing care tech for 27 years retiring in 1981.He served as president of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), served as president/chairman of many organizations including: commander of the DAV, NARFE Chapter 185, field agent representative for the Masonic Service Association of the U.S., and Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50.He was also a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. Ernie
had a great love of music.He
enjoyed singing and playing guitar.