Louella M. Newton Berry
95, of Greenwood, went to be with the Lord November 24, 2013. She was born April 24, 1918, in Canton, IL, to the late Logan and Grace Fillingham Newton. Louella married Everett L. Berry June 29, 1935 and celebrated 63 years of marriage before his death in 1998. They moved to Indianapolis in 1952 and Louella was employed at L.S. Ayres & Co. for over 25 years. She was a member of Abundant Life Church and because of her love for babies and children she served in that department for over 30 years. Louella was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Robert E. Berry (Helen) of Greenwood; and daughter, Barbara J. Wootton (Robert) of Ft. Myers, FL; sister, Margaret Piper of Bloomington, IL; and several nieces, nephews and friends. The lights of her life were her seven grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren, who remember her as an always smiling and loving grandmother willing to give of her time to play a game with them. A daughter, Donna L. Berry, preceded her in death.
Visitation will be Saturday, November 30, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St.