David Leon Berry

David Leon Berry, 76, went home to be with the Lord May 28, 2018.

Service Information: Graveside service will be held at 11:00a.m., Friday, June 1, at Gerald Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:00p.m., Thursday, May 31, at Lake Shore Funeral Home.

David was born December 9, 1941 to Luther “Buster” and Lottie (Ferguson) Berry in Waco, but was raised by his grandparents, Fred and Ruth Ferguson. He worked at Duncan Truck Sales, Freightliner Dealerships and was the owner to several small businesses.  David enjoyed riding his motorcycle, fishing and restoring old cars. He loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren and was very proud of each of them.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Larry Berry and granddaughter, Ashley Renee Berry.

Survivors include his wife, Juanita Berry of Elm Mott; son, David “PJ” Leon Berry, Jr, and wife, Sandra of Grandbury; daughter, Venice Berry Yoder and husband, James and grandchildren, Jennifer Berry Logan and husband, Justin of Granbury, James David “JD” Black and wife, Amber of Denton and Amber Yoder of Denton.

He is also survived by great-grandchildren, Brayden, Brooklyn, McKenzie, Everett, and Adaline; brothers, Bobby Berry and wife Donna and Rickey Berry and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.



Contact Information:

Lake Shore Funeral Home & Cremation Services

5201 Steinbeck Bend Dr
Waco, TX 76708
Phone: (254) 752-5900
Email: info@lakeshorefuneralhome.com

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Condolence Messages

  1. Belinda Pendergrass

    R I P David, enjoyed talking with you on facebook and you shared your memories and pictures of the Berry family. You were so nice to me and our cousins and you will be missed.

  2. Tami Bates Brooker

    The Bates’s Family are thinking of all of you and so sorry. David was such a nice and caring man, we all thought a lot of him and grew up with him. May the Lord wrap his arms around all of you and give you strength.

  3. Sharron Ingram Hamilton

    I am so sorry for your loss.

  4. Nita and family, my prayers are with you now and in the days to come. Scottish poet Thomas Campbell wrote “To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” David will be with you always in your hearts and precious memories. May God give you strength and comfort as only He can.

  5. lorese Berry smith

    I only knew David for a short time, but knew him thru his growing up, and yesterday he was a kind ,loved everyone, did not meet a stranger, Love his God with his heart sorry for his framly they will miss him

  6. Miracle Dunkleberger

    I’m happy but sad at the same time. Absent from the bobody present with the Lord. Brother Berry was so very kind to my family gave me fatherly advise, and before I moved to WI he said he was going to miss seeing me at church waiting for him to unlock the church. See you in heaven

  7. Shirley Jenkins

    One of the best Berrys i know .He was a great man and good friend.RIP David Berry.

  8. James & Mary Pratt

    So sorry for your loss! David was a very nice and kind man and he will be missed. Our prayers to Juanita and the family in this difficult time.

  9. Judith Vaughan Cardwell

    I’m so sorry for y’all lose of David I grew up with him an his brothers in Edgefield he will be missed R.I.P. David

  10. So sorry for your loss
    He was a great man

  11. Sarah Kay Merryman

    Jaunita I’m so sorry for your loss. Death is so hard. I always remember the scripture l Cor. 15:55-57. SarI was so happy to get back in touch with you and David on Facebook. You all were such good friends with us when we lived in Waco. Please keep in touch. My phone number is 540-422-5915.

  12. This is my great grandpa. My name is Alyssia Moore. Daughter of Misty Moore. Her dad is his son. I haven’t talked to anyone in this part of my family in so long . I miss you guys. Can someone please get ahold of my grandma berry?

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