Jim Perry, a former game show host on NBC's "Card Sharks," "Sale of the Century" and other shows, mostly in Canada, has died. He was 82.
The cause of his death Friday at his home in Ashland, Ore., was cancer, his family said in a statement.
FOR THE RECORD: A previous version of this obituary said that Perry worked in Armed Forces Radio during World War II. He did so during the Korean War.
Born James Dooley in Camden, N.J., on Nov. 9, 1933, Perry attended the University of Pennsylvania and worked in Armed Forces Radio during the Korean War. For several years, he sang in Las Vegas and toured with comedian Sid...