James E. Berry, 84, of Charleston, AR, died Thursday, May 19, 2014, in Fort Smith, AR. He was born March 15, 1930 in Charleston to Nolan E. Berry and Grace Cormack Berry. He worked for Bankers Life Insurance Company,and was a member of Charleston Masonic #155. He was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth Berry and his parents.
Service was held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Smith Mortuary Chapel with interment at Morris Cemetery in Bloomer, AR under the direction of Smith Mortuary of Charleston.
He is survived by three sons, Thomas Berry of Charleston, Ashley Berry and wife Marcie of Little Rock, AR and Frank Berry and wife Melinda of Charleston; three grandchildren Daniel Berry of Little Rock, Whitney Berry and Cattie Hice both of Charleston; two great grandchildren Madeline & Hadley Hice.
Pall Bearers were Donald, Frankie and Jimmy Cook, Daniel Berry, Alton Stubblefield and Eddie Cormack.