|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1895|
|Death: ||Dec. 15, 1954|
Mrs. Anita W. Berry, age 59 years, of Ferndale, passed away in a local hospital, Wednesday, Dec. 15, following a short illness. Mrs Berry was home economics instructor at Ferndale High School and a member of the First Methodist Church of Kelso; the Bellingham A. A. U. W., the National Educational Association and the Alpha Chi Omega. She is survived by one son, Robert W. Berry of Cambridge, Mass.; two daughters, Miss Mary Lou Berry of Longview and Mrs. William P. Beall Jr. or Berkeley, Calif.; her mother, Mrs. Mary Worth of Longview. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, Dec. 17, at 4:30 P. M. within the Cathedral Chapel of Westford Funeral Home with the Rev. Harry Martynse, pastor of the United Church of Ferndale, officiating. The remains will be forwarded to LaGrande, Oregon, for interment.
(From The Bellingham Herald, December 16, 1954) Submitted by Clyde Senger.
Some additional notes from Westford Funeral Home records: In Ferndale since 1947; Born 25 Jan 1895 LaGrande, Oregon. age 59 years 10 months 20 days; Father William Worth, mother Mary Farris; Graduated 1916 Washington State - Masters in Home Ec.; Member 1st Methodist of Kelso Wn.; La Grande Oregon arrangements by Snodgrass Funeral Home.
From Union County, Oregon History and Genealogy Project site: Interred next to parents in Hillcrest Cem. near La Grande, Union Co.,Oregon; William R. Worth, born 1855, died 1902; Mary M. Worth, born 20 Nov 1874, died 30 Dec 1956, father Joe Harrison.
From a relative: Anita Worth married John Franklin Berry who was born 20 Feb 1876, Butler Co., Kansas, died 15 July 1947 Kent, King Co WA; 3 children Mary Lou, Jacqueline, and Robert.
Robert Worth Berry (1926 - 2011)*
Plot: Div. C Blk. 2 Lot 3 Space 8
Created by: Dan & Barbara
Record added: Nov 12, 2010
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