Graveside services for Mrs. Virginia Berry were held at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2020, at the New Hebron Cemetery. Mrs. Berry, age 82, passed away from this life on Saturday, September 5, 2020, at her residence in New Hebron. Reverend Tyler Chavis officiated.
Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Virginia Ann Brinson Berry was born on March 14, 1938, in Jackson to James Brinson and Jimmie Ann Armstrong Brinson. Mrs. Berry earned her bachelor of arts in secondary education from Mississippi College and later a second bachelor of arts in elementary education. Mrs. Berry enjoyed a long career as a teacher, first at New Hebron High School and later at Beulah Williams Elementary School in Silver Creek.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father, and her husband of 40 years, Ellis Marshall Berry.
Mrs. Berry is survived by her daughter, Shana Lane (Joey) of New Hebron; and two grandchildren, Ashlan Ann Lane and Joseph Austin Lane; as well as a host of other relatives, former students, and friends.
Visitation was Thursday, September 10, 2020, from 4:30 pm until 5:30 pm at the New Hebron Cemetery.
Online condolences and a guest registry are available at www.saultersmoorefuneralhome.com