Ellen Smith Berry, 85, of Hazlehurst, died Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Hardy Wilson Memorial Hospital.
Visitation will be 10am-11am Saturday at Pine Bluff Baptist Church. Services will be 11am Saturday at Pine Bluff Baptist Church with burial in Pine Bluff Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Berry was a native of Copiah County. She lived in Jackson for several years before moving back to Crystal Springs over 30 years ago. She was a member of Pine Bluff Baptist Church. Mrs. Berry was a nurse’s aid at Pine Crest Guest Home for several years. She loved gardening and working in her flower beds.
Mrs. Berry was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Mollie Channell Smith; her husband, Douglas Berry, and a brother, Arnold Carraway.
She is survived by daughter, Cynthia Rials and husband Tommy of Crystal Springs; 3 grandchildren, Doug, Tommy and Stanley Smith; 9 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.