Florence Berch, 88, of Crystal Springs, died Thursday, September 19, 2013 at Hospice Ministries.
Visitation will be 5pm-7pm Friday and 1pm-2pm Saturday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs. Services will be 2pm Saturday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial at New Zion Cemetery.
Mrs. Berch was a native and lifelong resident of Copiah County. She was a member of Church of Christ, Crystal Springs. She worked at Crystal Springs Shirt Factory for many years and after retirement she started her own business making scrub uniforms. She loved her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include: her husband, Thaxton B. Berch; sons, James Gary Berch (Denny) and Jerry Daniel Berch (Jean) all of Crystal Springs; daughters, Vicki Jan Berch Johns (Dick Randy) of Gallman and Deborah Lanell Berch Franklin (Tony) of Pearl; sister, Hattie Bea Berch of McComb; sisters-in-law, Marcelle Berch and Ada Berch both of Crystal Springs and Starline Knight of Dentville; grandchildren, Dr. Barry Berch (Karen) of Jackson, Shelly Berch Roses (Thomas) of Pear Ridge Arkansas, Kathy May (Larry) of Las Vegas, NV, Danny Bell of Hurst, TX, David Bell of Senatobia, Randy Bell of Las Vegas, NV, Dr. Brad Franklin (Courtney), Dr. Laura Asbill (Brian) all of Flora, Kyle Johns (Mimi) of Missouri City, TX, and Chris Britt (Sharee) and Ben Berch all of Crystal Springs; and 17 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Ministries, 450 Towne Center Blvd., Ridgeland, MS 39157.