Helen Olive Smith Berry, 85, of Pearl, died Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Hospice Ministries.
Visitation will be 10am-11am Friday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst. Services will be 11am Friday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial at Hazlehurst Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Berry graduated from Hazlehurst High School in 1948 where she played basketball. She was a lifetime member of First Baptist Church where she taught training union and bible school. She worked at Copiah Academy in the cafeteria for 8 years. Mrs. Berry was a loving mother and grandmother.
She is survived by son Dennis Berry of Wesson; daughters, Linda Crews of Pearl, Betty Estes of Macon, Sue Heard of Vicksburg, Marilyn Davis of Denham Spring, LA, and Trisha Moore of Pearl; brother, Rev. Dewey Wesley Smith, Jr. of Hattiesburg; sister, Twila Chaney of Clinton, LA; 13 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.