Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


November 5, 2008

Thursday, November 6, 2008

Mary Frances Caldwell Berry (1919-2008)

Mary Frances Caldwell Berry, 89, of Ashland, Ky., died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, in Community Hospice Care Center.

Mrs. Berry was born Jan. 11, 1919, in Charleston, W.Va., a daughter of the late George Washington and Antonia Bennett Caldwell.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Cyril Fleming Berry, who predeceased her in 2006, and three sisters.

She was a homemaker.

Surviving are a son, William Everett (Jimmie Lynne) Berry of Flatwoods, Ky.; two daughters, Demaris Evelyn (Bernard) Smith of Kingsport, Tenn., and Elizabeth Ann (Harold) Summers of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren Robin Lynn Price of Bluff City, Tenn., Karen Ann Hawkins of Orlando, Fla., Roy Lee Smith of Frisco, Texas, Rebecca Susan Berry of Flatwoods, Debra Ann (Fred) Berry of Pataskala, Ohio, Robert Edward (Jill) Summers of Pataskala, Steven Dale (Monica) Summers of Columbus and Bobbi Jo Smith of Kingsport; and great-grandchildren Kayla Berry, Anthony (Lindsey) Berry, Jimmy Summers, Nicholas Summers, Michelle Summers, Kevin Summers, Kimberly Hawkins, Bret Hawkins, Ethan Price and Alexandra Price.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008, at Steen Funeral Home-13th Street Chapel in Ashland by the Rev. Don Young. Entombment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleum.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of choice.

Condolences may be sent to www.steenfuneralhomes.com.

Minnie L. Hanners (1931-2008)

Minnie L. Hanners, 77, of Ashland, Ky., died Nov. 4, 2008, in King’s Daughters Medical Center.

Mrs. Hanners was born April 2, 1931, in Ashland, and was the daughter of the late Sue Taylor May. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William Arthur Hanners, and a son, Gary Hanners, who died in 2000.

She was retired from McMeans Pharmacy.

Survivors include a son, William Hanners of Ashland; a sister, Duretta Carr of Wurtland, Ky.; and grandchildren Gary Hanners Jr. of Flatwoods, Ky., and Bobby Hanners of Fort Myers, Fla.

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