Charles Wayne Berry Sr., age 77, of Sweeny, TX passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022, at his home. Charles was born on May 15,1944, to parents Charlie and Elizabeth Berry in Edinburg, TX.
He graduated from Port Isabel High School and then Joined the United States Navy in October of 1962. Charles proudly served his Country and was a Vietnam War Veteran.
He married the love of his life Jeanette on December 18, 1963. Charles and Jeanette settled down in Sweeny, TX where they raised their children Joanna, Charles Jr., Carl, Misty, Charlie Jones, and Matt Kubena.
Charles worked for over 20 years at the Dow Oyster Creek plant as a Rig Welder, he then became a Millwright until his retirement. He was a member of VFW Post 8551. He enjoyed Mud Racing with his sons in his younger years and he loved time spent with his kids and grandkids.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents Charlie and Elizabeth Berry, son Carl Berry, grandson Jonathon Willy and brother Charles Hamm.
He is survived by wife Jeanette Berry, daughters Joanna Willy and Mark Honea and Misty Kershaw and husband Craig, sons Charlie Berry and wife Kim, Charlie Jones and wife Lynette, Matt Kubena and wife JoAnn and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jake Berry, William Berry, Coby Kershaw, Clegston Williams, Dan Beard, Sammy Dillard, C.W. Blackstock and Roy Blackstock.
The family will welcome friends and loved ones from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2022, at C.T. Baker & Sons Funeral Home in West Columbia.
Funeral services will at 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 22, 2022, in the chapel of C.T. Baker & Sons Funeral Home in West Columbia with Pastor David Pate officiating. Interment will follow in Brazoria Cemetery with Military Honors.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Charles name to the American Diabetes Association