Robert "Bob" Henry Berry, 90, of Magee, passed away Tuesday, August 09, 2016. He was born on March 20, 1926, to (late) Marvin O. Berry and (late) Lucille (Mangum) Berry.
A graduate from both, Mendenhall High School and the University of Southern Mississippi, Mr. Berry was also Gunner’s Mate Third Class in the United States Navy. He served his country from July of 1944 to August of 1946. Upon his return from service, he began a career with Mississippi Products, Inc. He retired from MPI after thirty years as a supervisor.
He is survived by his nephews, Dale (Keilah) Berry, and Hal (MeLisa) Berry. He is preceded in death by his brother, E. O. Berry and his sister-in-law, Theda P. Berry.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Mt. Olive, MS. Bro. Buddy Keys will officiate.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home of Magee.