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James W. Berry

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Retired civil service
James W. Berry, 78, of Alamogordo, passed away on Monday, Nov. 24, 2008, in Albuquerque.
Jim was born Nov. 18, 1920, in Wheatland, Ind., where he graduated from high school. He completed a bachelor of arts degree in social psychology in 1976 from Park College. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1951 to 1955, and then went to work for civil service at Holloman Air Force Base in the education dffice. He retired as the education officer in 1985.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Charlene, of the family home; a son, James W. Berry, Jr.; two daughters, Lynda Landers, and Connie Shipley and her husband, Mike; and two granddaughters, Jennifer Shipley, and Rebecca Gililland and her husband, Brandon, all of Alamogordo.
The family will receive friends on Friday, Dec. 5, at Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the , 10501 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Suite 300, Albuquerque, NM 87111.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Dec. 3 to Dec. 17, 2008
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