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Agnes M. Peters Cully Berry
Birth: May 8, 1900
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1965
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Agnes Cully was born and raised in Worcester, MA to Ambrose Cully & Nora Gilliam. She was one of about 12 to 20 children.

She was an exceptional seamstress and sewed for Marian Anderson, and well known actresses. She was married to Charles I Peters and the two had a child, Betty Mae Peters. They raised their daughter in Manhattan, New York in "Sugar Hill."

One of her sisters, Zara Cully Brown, played the mother of George Jefferson, on the "Jeffersons. She also had a brother, Wendell Culley, who played in Count Basie's band for many years.

Agnes died of breast cancer after fighting it over 20 years. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ambrose E Cully (1863 - 1925)
  Nora Ann Gilliam Cully (1871 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Irving Peters (1897 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Betty Mae Peters Porter (1926 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah Sidney Cully Brown (1891 - 1932)*
  William E Cully (1893 - 1912)*
  Agnes M. Peters Cully Berry (1900 - 1965)
  Male Cully (1902 - 1902)*
  Wendell Phillip (Cully) Culley (1906 - 1983)*
  Raymond Mansfield Cully (1907 - 1977)*
  Male Cully (1910 - 1910)*
  Nora J Cully (1911 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Park
Carson
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section J31 Grave 28
 
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Record added: Apr 18, 2008
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