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James B. Berry, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1915
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 2002
Smith County
Texas, USA

Graveside services for James B. Berry, Sr., 86, of Frankston were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at Roselawn Park in Palestine with Johnny Anders officiating.

Services were under direction of Lloyd James Funeral Home of Tyler. Mr. Berry died Monday, Feb. 18 in a Tyler hospital.

He was born July 10, 1915 in Elkhart. Mr. Berry had lived in Frankston for 30 years.

Mr. Berry was a Right of Way Agent with Texas Highway Department, retiring after 25 years. He was a veteran of World War II.

He was preceded in death by a son, Billy T. Berry; a brother, Speegle Berry; and a sister, Mary Belle Bremer.

Survivors include his wife, Laura Berry of Frankston; two sons, J.B. Berry of Tyler and Don Berry of Frankston; a brother, Howard Berry of Big Spring; seven grandchildren, Trey Berry of Dallas, Tim Berry of Tampa, Florida, Philip Berry and Laura Squires of Palestine, Bill Berry, Jeffrey Berry of Palestine and Jamie Berry of Waco; and eight great grandchildren.

From The Frankston Citizen February 2002
February 21 Edition 
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  Laura Elizabeth Graves Berry (1921 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Park Cemetery
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Created by: cfenters
Record added: Jan 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33376157
James B. Berry, Sr
Added by: Louise Fisher Goff
James B. Berry, Sr
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- Louise Fisher Goff
 Added: Feb. 3, 2012
He was a veteran of World War II.
- Judy Richards
 Added: Dec. 11, 2010
The World War II Victory Medal is a decoration of the United States military which was created by an act of Congress in July 1945. The decoration commemorates military service during the Second World War and is awarded to any member of the United States m...(Read more)
- Judy Richards
 Added: Dec. 11, 2010
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