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 Mary Temperance Irene “Tempie” <I>Jackson</I> Berry

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Mary Temperance Irene “Tempie” Jackson Berry

  • Birth 29 Nov 1875
  • Death 1 Mar 1965
  • Burial Salty, Milam County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 21046051

BERRY, Irene Jackson, Mrs. (John A.) of Taylor. Age 90. Died 3/1/1965 (Monday) from a sudden illness. Services held (Wed.) in the Phillips & Luckey Funeral Chapel in Rockdale. Burial in the family plot in Salty Cemetery. Rev. C. Robert Flournoy of Houston, a grandson, officiated.

She was BORN 11/29/1875 in the state of Alabama to Frank & Belle Jackson. She moved to Texas with her parents at 10 yrs. of age and settled in Salty Comm. Married John A. Berry in 1894. She united with the church in early girlhood and was a member of the Trinity Methodist Church of Thorndale. Preceded in death by husband, John A. Berry in 1952, son, Sanford and a daughter, Lora Mae, affectionately called "Kid".

SURVIVORS: 4 sons, Wilford and Luther Berry of Austin, Lee and O.M. Berry of Houston; 2 daughters, Mrs. (Connie B.) Guy Phillips and Mrs. (Johnnie) W.D. Reeves of Thorndale; 2 sisters, Mrs. Frank Williamson of Thorndale, Mrs. Ollie Copeland of Rockdale; 19 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

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  • Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
  • Added: 20 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21046051
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Temperance Irene “Tempie” Jackson Berry (29 Nov 1875–1 Mar 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21046051, citing Salty Cemetery, Salty, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sarah Locklin Taylor (contributor 46921363) .