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Dewey Jessie Bernard
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Birth: Jun. 9, 1898
Ellis County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1980
Cherokee County
Texas, USA

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.
Family links: 
  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)*
*Calculated relationship
Broyles Chapel Cemetery
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Created by: Bernard-Trigg
Record added: Sep 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15609295
Dewey Jessie Bernard
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- Cherry Reynolds Solly
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