|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1898|
|Death: ||Jul. 6, 1980|
Funeral services for Dewey Jessie Bernard, 82, of 101 Pecan St., Jacksonville, will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Hassell & Foster Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. James Lewis officiating. Burial will be in the Broyles Chapel Cemetery.
Mr. Bernard died Sunday (Jul 6, 1980) in his home after a sudden illness.
Mr. Bernard was born June 9, 1898 in Auburn, Ellis County, Texas to the late John Porter Bernard and Willie Brown Bernard.
A resident of Palestine for many years, living on the Water Works Road, he was a retired carpenter-contractor, and a member of the First Christian Church. He had resided in Jacksonville since 1979.
Survivors include his wife, Clara Honea Bernard of Jacksonville; a son, Mabran D. Bernard of Germany; two daughters, Mrs. Williard (Mavis) Poole of Jacksonville, and Mrs. John (Virginia) Grimsley of Phoenix, Ariz.; six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
(Palestine Herald-Press Jul 7, 1980)
Dewey shares a double stone with his wife Clara Honea Bernard. Inscription: GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN.
John Porter Bernard (1865 - 1947)
Clara Elizabeth Honea Bernard (1895 - 1988)
Mavis Bernard Poole (1917 - 2001)*
Mabran Dewey Bernard (1923 - 1991)*
Lenora Madeline Bernard LeGard (1888 - 1952)*
John Birrel Bernard (1891 - 1969)*
Lona Mae Bernard Bradford (1893 - 1976)*
Dewey Jessie Bernard (1898 - 1980)
Sadie Leva Maize (1903 - 1963)*
Broyles Chapel Cemetery
Created by: Bernard-Trigg
Record added: Sep 03, 2006
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