Dee Berry and Leona Margaret Criswell Berry
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Services for Margaret Berry, 80, of Kalgary were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 1989, in First United Methodist Church with the Revs. Jo Karr, pastor, and Lester B. Griffin, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial was in Crosbyton Cemetery under direction of Adams Funeral Home.

She died at 8:13 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, 1989, in Crosbyton Hospital after a brief illness.

She was born in Cortez, Colo., married Dee Berry on Aug. 12, 1927, in Mangum, Okla., and moved to the Kalgary area in 1958. She was a bookkeeper for Kalgary Gin and a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Mike of Davidson, Okla., and Chris of Crosbyton; a daughter, Dee Dee Talbert of Lubbock; seven grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.

Crosby County News & Crosbyton Review, January 19, 1989
Record provided by Crosby County Pioneer Memorial Museum
transcribed by Linda Fox Hughes

Services for Dee Berry, 97, of Crosbyton were at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 8, 2001, at Crosbyton First Baptist Church with the Rev. Lester Griffin officiating.

Burial was held in Crosbyton Cemetery under the direction of Adams Funeral Home in Crosbyton.

He died Friday, April 6, 2001 at Crosbyton Hospital.

He was born Aug. 29, 1903, in Oklahoma.

He married Leona Margaret Criswell on Aug. 12, 1927, in Mangum, Okla. She died Jan. 12, 1989.

He was a member of the Methodist church. He managed the Kalgary Gin from 1958 till retirement. He ws a farmer and a rancher. He moved to the Kalgary area in 1958 from Canyon Valley. He managed cotton gins for over 50 years.

He also was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Kyle Solomon.

Survivors include two sons, Mike of Altus, Okla., and Chris of Crosbyton; one daughter, Dee Dee Talbert of Lubbock; one brother, L.C. of Oklahoma City, OK; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

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