Charlotta Ruth “Lottie” <I>Banks</I> Berry

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Charlotta Ruth “Lottie” Banks Berry

  • Birth 31 May 1895 Allendale, Wabash County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 9 Sep 1960 Madison, Madison County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 53444940

Born to Sarah Eva Talley and Sherman Banks in Wabash County, IL - First husband Joseph W. Wade, 2nd husband Mack Berry

In Loving Memory
Berry, Mrs. Charlotta Ruth, 1311 Madison Avenue. Entered into rest at 5:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, 1960, at her home.

Beloved wife of William Berry; dear mother of Hugh J. Wade, Mrs. Doris Smith, and Mrs. Mildred Smith; dear sister of Mrs. Nina Dykes and Mrs. Edna Tate; dear grandmother and great-grandmother.

Remains were taken from LAHEY FUNERAL HOME 401 Madison Avenue, Madison, Il to the Myer Funeral Home, Mt. Vernon, IL for last rites.

Long Illness Fatal to Mrs. Charlotta Berry

Mrs. Charlotta R. Berry, 64, of 1311 Madison Avenue, died Friday at her home following a long illness.

Mrs. Berry was a member of the Presbyterian Church and Presbyterian Mission of her community. She had been an area resident for the last six years.

Survivors include her husband William; a son, Hugh J. Wade of Madison; two daughters, Mrs. Doris Smith of Mt. Vernon and Mrs. Mildred Smith of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and two sisters, Mrs. Nina Dykes and Mrs. Edna Tate, both of Mt. Vernon.

Also surviving are 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Details of services are found in today's obituary column.

Source: Granite City Press-Record
Date: 12 Sep 1960
Submitted by Teresa Wilson Rogers
Relationship: Great-Granddaughter

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  • Created by: Teresa Wilson Rogers
  • Added: 9 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53444940
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charlotta Ruth “Lottie” Banks Berry (31 May 1895–9 Sep 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53444940, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Teresa Wilson Rogers (contributor 47301009) .