|Birth: ||Sep. 28, 1897|
|Death: ||Jul. 23, 1987|
Mrs. Hellen L. Berry, 89, of 2501 Maple Ave. died Thursday at her residence.
Graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. today at Oakwood Cemetery, the Rev. Leigh Bond officiating.
Mrs. Berry was born Step. 28, 1897, in Elgin. She attended schools in Elgin, Austin and Lampasas and graduated from Texas Woman's University in Denton. She was married to Elzia Berry Dec. 19, 1921, in Lampasas; he died in 1929.
She taught school in Waco. She was the members of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. She was past president of Henry W. Stilwell Memorial Residence and was a member of Lakewood Christian Church.
Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Robert (Patricia) Witt of Waco, Mrs. Elston (Gloria) Smith of LaMont, Iowa, Ms. Sharon Bird of Austin and Mrs. Warren (Winifred) Peele of Orlando, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
The family will be at 1233 West Wood Drive.
The family has designated Lakewood Christian Church for memorial.
Wilkirson-Hatch Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Elza Thomas Berry (1894 - 1929)
Patricia Marie Berry Witt (1922 - 2011)*
Gloria Berry Smith (1925 - 2009)*
Created by: Michael K Goldsmith
Record added: Jul 10, 2011
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