|Birth: ||Jun. 26, 1947|
|Death: ||Nov. 22, 2006|
Web posted November 26, 2006
Services for Ronald Andrew "Ron" Berry, 59, will be 1 p.m. Monday at Griffin-Hillcrest Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jim Morris officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Born June 26, 1947, at Ardmore to Andrew and Gertrude Peters Berry, he died Nov. 22, 2006, at Ardmore. He was preceded in death by his father and one niece, Lisa Flowers.
Ron graduated from Plainview High School in 1966 and attended college at Lawrence, Kan. He worked for E. Don Flannagan as a car salesman. Ron was a member of the Jaycees, working with Jaycees Rodeo. Ron was a member of Blue Lodge #31. He received his Master Mason degree by the Indian Degree team of the State of Oklahoma and served as past master in 1995. He was a 32nd degree Scottish Rite and also a Shriner clown.
Ron was on the Chickasaw Tribe bowling team and was in the past was a baseball coach for youth and an umpire. Ron was an avid sports fan and a supporter of OU He was involved with adult co-ed softball.
Survivors include his mother, Ardmore, sisters, Dewana and her husband, Ted Smith, Ardmore, Debby and her husband, Dale Taylor, Lone Grove; brothers, Tommy Berry and Dale Berry, both Ardmore; two nieces, Kara Payne, Lone Grove, and Leah Berry, Little Rock, Ark.; nephews, Teddy, Jody and Cody Smith, all Ardmore, Chris Taylor, Lone Grove, Michael Berry Parker, Ardmore; great niece, Tiffany Smith, Tulsa, and Marlee Taylor, Lone Grove; grand nephews, Jayden and Tyler Smith, Ardmore; and his K-9 companion, Little Man.
Bearers are Chris Taylor, Chris Anastasio, Dee Harbison, Ricky Mann, Waylon Henley and Leonard Vaughn. Honorary bearers are E. Don Flannagan, members of Ardmore Lodge #31 and bowling friends.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at Griffin Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers that family asks donations be made to: Shriner's Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL, 33607-1460, or online at: www.shrinershq.org.
Hillcrest Memorial Park
Created by: Phil & Donna Whitaker
Record added: Nov 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16796616
Ronald, I remember the days at Lighthouse Assembly of God where you were part of our youth group. Lots of times you were along for the ride when Charles and I were dating... Those were good times. Rest in Peace, Friend.|
Added: Jul. 17, 2011
You lived a very full life. God bless you for all of your positive influence and help for others. Enjoy Heaven!|
Added: Jun. 29, 2010
Added: Apr. 12, 2009