|Birth: ||Aug. 13, 1934|
New Madrid County
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 2011|
Concord (St. Louis County)
St. Louis County
James Willis Berry, Sr.
Funeral services for James Willis Berry, Sr. have been scheduled for 10am, Saturday, December 10, 2011 at the Kutis Funeral Home chapel in South St. Louis County. Burial will be at Park Lawn Cemetery in Lemay, MO. Visitation is scheduled for Friday, December 9, 4-9pm, at Kutis.
James W. Berry, Sr. was born August 13, 1934 in New Madrid County, Missouri, the son of John Paul and Estelle (Stratton) Berry. He passed away peacefully on December 7, 2011. He was 77 years of age.
James grew up in Southeast Missouri where he met and married the love of his life, Mavis Lucille Green, on December 6, 1952. They moved to St. Louis in 1968. James worked for Lincoln Industrial for 33 years. He became the lead Technical Service Manager/Trainer before retiring in 1999. James enjoyed singing Gospel music, collecting coins, vintage cars, church ministry, and researching family history. He loved to laugh and spend time with his family. James served on the board of South Side Assembly of God and in later years became a member of Twin Rivers Worship Center.
He is survived by,
Wife, Mavis Berry, Arnold, MO
Daughter, Janet and husband Dan Bromeier, Arnold, MO
Son, James W. Berry, Jr., Kirksville, MO
Son, Jeff and wife Renesa Berry, La Porte, TX
Daughter, Robin and husband Jim Blumenthal, Imperial, MO
Son, Jason and wife Myndi Berry, Broken Arrow, OK
Grandchildren – Mindy, Melia, Dawn, Monica, Jamie, Jared, Christopher, Megan, Shelby, Kendall, and Carson
Great Grandchildren – MaKayla, Mackenzie, Nathan, Audrey, Eric, JJ, Garrett, Gavin, Collin, Austin, Julia, Caleb, Emma, Kaden, Nataleigh, Jalynn, Olivia
Brother, Dallas and wife Deema Berry – Dexter, MO
Brother, Sherman and wife Sue Berry – Dexter, MO
Sister, Ann and husband Marlin Bienhoff – Fairmont City, IL
Brother, Thomas Berry – O'Fallon, MO
He was preceded in death by his brothers William, Wilburn, Leonard, and his parents.
Park Lawn Cemetery
St. Louis County
Created by: DRMartin
Record added: Dec 08, 2011
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