Cover photo for Bobbie Jean (Sanders)  Berry's Obituary
Bobbie Jean (Sanders)  Berry Profile Photo
1933 Bobbie 2022

Bobbie Jean (Sanders) Berry

June 19, 1933 — December 16, 2022

Waco, Texas

Bobbie Jean Berry (89) passed away from this life on Friday, December 16, 2022, to go to be with her Lord and Savior. A Memorial Service will be 11am, Monday, December 26, 2022 at Timber Crest Baptist Church with Bro. Bill Swearingen officiating.

Bobbie Jean was born on June 19, 1933, to Walter and Pauline Sanders in Limestone County, Texas, at the home of her maternal grandparents, - Mr. & Mrs W.R. Carradine.

She attended Gurley Elementary School thru the 6th grade and then LaVega Schools through graduation in 1950, from LaVega High School where she met the love of her life, Finis A. Berry. Afterward, she also took a secretarial course at Four C Business College in Waco. After she and Finis married in 1951, they had four children and after they all started to school, Bobbie Jean went to work for Glenn L. Drennon Associates for the next 28 years until she retired in 1995. Finis and Bobbie Jean joined Timber Crest Baptist Church in 1955 and were active in the church. Bobbie Jean taught a Ladies SS class off and on for well over 45 years. Bobbie Jean loved to work in her yard and host numerous parties at her home. She also loved to travel and go on cruises and take each grandchild on a trip after they turned 14.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Finis A. Berry; her parents, Walter & Pauline Sanders; her sister-Billie Louise Berglund; sons-Dale A. Berry, Dean T. Berry, and grandsons Brian David Berry, Nathanial Ross Berry, and Zachary Keaton Berry.

Survivors include her oldest son, David Berry & wife Nancy of Waco; her daughter, Debra Money & husband Curtis of Waco; Grandchildren-Joshua Berry Lindsey Grant of McKinney, Jennifer Minter (Ron) of Burlington, KY & Kelly Money (Jennifer) of Waco; Great Grandchildren-Kayla Perry, Chrissy Minter, Angelo & Ariana Money, Jaxon, Eli & Opal Grant.

Family would like to express their thanks and gratitude for the nurses and doctors of The Atrium in Bellmead for taking great care of our mom. Also, many thanks to Texas Home Hospice for their wonderful and compassionate care.

In Lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to Timber Crest Baptist Church.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Monday, December 26, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Timber Crest Baptist Church

1625 Crow Drive, Waco, TX 76705

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 6

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Send a Gift

Send a Gift