- [S26] Berry Funeral Home, (www.berryfuneralhome.com), 22 Mar 1986.
December 21, 1915 - March 22, 1986
Walter H. Berry was the son of Jesse Carl and Lula Berry and a nephew to the founder, Ralph L. Berry, Sr. He was employed by Berry Funeral Home from 194 to 1986 and a licensed Funeral Director for over 40 years. During his career at Berry Funeral Home, he ministered to numerous families and shared his compassion and laughter to all he knew. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the 178th Field Artillery from 1941 to 1945. Walter was a member and Elder at Lake Hills Presbyterian Church and active in the South Knoxville Optimist Club, South Knoxville Lodge #769 F & A.M., Scottish Rite and Kerbela Temple. He married Ruth Tillery in 19 and had two daughters, Sharon and Rebecca.