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Timothy Berry, 61, Green County, KY (1962-2024)

Timothy R. Berry of Summersville, son of the late Raymond Berry and Ethel Mae Dile Berry, was born on Wednesday, August 22, 1962 in an Ambulance in Barren County and departed this life on Thursday, March 28, 2024 in Green County. He was 61 years, seven months, and six days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ on Mothers Day in 1984 at Finis Berry's house and is a member of the New Water Baptist Church in Summersville. He was a Chaplin for Barren County Correction office and a past member of the Cave City Fire Department.

He is survived by his wife, Anita Ballard Berry of Summersville, having united in marriage on November 22, 1985.

Other survivors include three children: Timothy and Sarah Berry of Greensburg, Emily and Andy Gaddie of Greensburg, Roger and Heather Berry of Shelbyville; eleven grandchildren: Gracie, Jackson, Jenna, Justin, Jessa, Jorja, Corbin, Jackson, Lawson, Ellie, Hadley; two sisters and brothers-in-law: Gail and Jimmy Harper of Horse Cave, Becky and Billy Bloyd of Summersville; a brother: Joe Berry of Glasgow; a brother-in-law: Jeff Crews of Glasgow; a mother-in-law: Paula Ballard of Glasgow; a brother-in-law: Dale Ballard of Glasgow; a sister-in-law: Pam Ballard of Glasgow; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by a grandchild: Jayden Berry; three sisters: Wilma Fancher, Sandra Crews, Carolyn Berry; and a sister-in-law: Sharon Ragland.

The funeral services will be conducted at 1pmCT Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Bennett Cemetery. Bro. Tim Shirley, Bro. Gordon Berry, and Bro. Finis Berry officiating.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take form of donation to the Family burial fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

PALLBEARERS: Jonathon Bloyd, Nathan Berry, Noah Ragland, James R. Logsdon, Cody Bloyd, Allen Harper, Caleb Shirley, Tanner Cahoe

HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Adam Ragland, Chase Gaddie, Wayne Wilson, Ches Brown, Men of New Water Baptist Church

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