Mary Drury


Mary P. Drury went to live in the kingdom of God with the Angels on September 20, 2017.  She died of natural causes.  Mary was born to Anita Guedry and Salvatore Perrero August 14, 1921 in Paincourtville, Louisiana. She graduated from Port Allen High School in Port Allen, Louisiana on May 31, 1939, and attended and graduated from Spencer Business College in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on May 15, 1941.  Mary was a recipient of the Parent Teachers Association life time achievement award on April 18, 1963 in Houston, Texas.

Mary married Robert C. Drury on April 1, 1946.  He preceded her in death after more than thirty years of marriage. She retired from Foleys/Macys after twenty years of service as executive assistant to the Warehouse Store manager.

Left to mourn are her daughter and son-in-law Donna and Carl Haga, son and daughter-in-law Robert C. Drury, Jr/Marcela Romero, granddaughters Rachelle VanMeter and Holly and her husband Mike Kressley, great granddaughters Hannah Crumley and Kaylee Kressley, great grandson Michael G. Barnard and her dear friend and sister Alice Harkness.  Others include nieces and nephews and various other family members.  Mary was preceded in death by her mother and father and brother Felix Perrero.

A funeral mass will be held on September 28, 2017 at 12 o’clock noon at St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church, located at 11011 Hall Road, Houston, Texas 77089.  The family will host family and friends in the foyer of the church at 11:00 A.M.  In lieu of flowers please contribute to the charity of your choice.