Meet Your Neighbors: The Perry Family

Family member names: Clay, Tatum, Will, Corinne

Street: Heirloom

Profession(s): Financial advisor; stay-at-home mom/ former speech-language pathologist

Favorites Activities/Hobbies: We love to be with our family (both of our families live in Franklin). Tatum loves
reading, yoga, and shopping. Clay loves hunting, painting, and civic board involvement.

Park/Play area/Hang out: We love going to the sandbox at the park and then heading to the Manor House for lunch on the veranda afterward. That has become our go-to activity lately.

Restaurants: Puckett’s, Scout’s, Cork & Cow

Favorite and/or recent vacation destinations: We love Rosemary Beach and Blackberry Farm!

Sports teams: Georgia Bulldogs, Tennessee Vols

TV Show/Movie: We have picked up a lot of new shows during this pandemic! Our current favorite is Outlander. We also love Friday Night Lights, and our favorite movie of all time is It’s a Wonderful Life.

Music: We mostly listen to popular Christian music and country.

Family dinner: I think our favorite family dinner is when mommy doesn’t have to cook!

Do you have any family traditions?
We have pizza night every Friday night, which is a small but fun thing that Will (our oldest) looks forward to every week. At Christmas, we decorate the tree at church along with Clay’s family. They have done this for generations, and it is a special tradition for us. Every Christmas morning, we make birthday muffins for baby Jesus and also for everyone’s birthdays throughout the year.

What college/university did you attend? Clay attended Sewanee University. Tatum attended the University of Tennessee.

Where are you originally from? Clay is from Franklin, TN. Tatum is from Kingston Springs, TN.

How did you meet? A mutual friend and Clay’s sister-in-law set us up six years ago at Frothy Monkey. Tatum knew that night they would get married!

How long have you lived in this neighborhood? We’ve lived here a little over a year.