W. F. Berry, 94, of DeQuincy passed away on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2023 at his residence. He was born to his late parents, Haywood and Gracie Berry on Aug. 24, 1929 in Marthaville. He enjoyed team roping, Quail hunting, fishing, and riding horses. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family, who he loved very much.
He is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Jessie Berry; two sons, Ricky Berry (Dianne) of Longville, and Randy Berry (Diane) of DeQuincy,; siblings, H.O. Berry (Paula), Jerry Berry (Valerie), Guynell Ganey (Terry), and Linda Veuleman (Van); four grandchildren, Sarah Brawdy (Alan), Greg Berry (Kaci), Megan Gallien (Matt), and Garrett Berry; along with four great-grandchildren and one on the way.
Mr. Berry was preceded in death by his parents; and his siblings, Wayne Berry, Valda Rae Berry, and Jackie Berry.
A Graveside Celebration of Mr. Berry’s life was held at Masonic Cemetery in DeQuincy on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m. Bro. Vance Perkins officiated.
Services entrusted to Jordan and Amanda Mothershed of Hixson-Snider Funeral Home, 205 E. Harrison St., DeQuincy.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.hixsonsnider.com for the Berry family.