Celesta Joan Berry, 70, of Elizabethton, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, from her residence.
Mrs. Berry was born in Elizabethton to the late Lester and Dora Lewis Frazier. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arville Berry, in 1995; two sisters, Marjorie Luther and Roxie Taylor; and two infant children, Ladawn and Ladonna Berry.
Mrs. Berry was a homemaker and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She formerly attended Watauga Valley Free Will Baptist.
Survivors include three daughters, Denise Dixon and husband, Scott, Acworth, GA, Ladora Lockett and husband, Mark, Littleborough, England, and Rebecca Berry, Elizabethton, TN; one son, Daniel Berry, Elizabethton, TN; and three grandchildren, Jillian Dixon, Benjamin Lockett and Willow Lockett.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Saturday, September 21, 2013, at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton.
The graveside service for Mrs. Berry will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Sunday, September 22, 2013, in the Wilson Cemetery in the Stoney Creek Community with Mr. Derek Cornett officiating. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to meet at the cemetery at 10:50 AM on Sunday.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Mountain States Hospice for all the love and care shown to Mrs. Berry and her family, during her illness.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guestbook or by fax 423-542-9499.
Tetrick Funeral Home is serving the Berry family. Office: 423-542-2232, Obituary line 423-543-4917.