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James W. Berry

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James W. Berry Obituary

James "Jim" W. Berry Jr., 59, passed away on June 25, 2016, in Alamogordo, N.M. He was born on Oct. 2, 1956, in Alamogordo to James and Charlene (Phillips) Berry.

After graduating from Alamogordo High School, he went on to earn a bachelor's degree in management from Park College. He began his career in government with the Forest Service. He truly loved working outdoors. After various positions in Finance and Accounting, he retired as an Accountant with the DFAS at WSMR in June 2015 with 35 years of service. He was an active member of the American Society of Comptrollers. Jim was a devout Christian, a beloved family member and friend.

Survivors include his two sisters, Connie (Mike) Shipley and Lynda Landers of Alamogordo; two nieces, Jennifer (Jeff) Wheeler of San Angelo, Texas, and Rebekah (Steven) Sullivan of Sedalia, Mo.; three great nieces and a great nephew.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Charlene Berry.

The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 7, 2016. at Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation in Jim's name to a .

The Berry family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the services.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from July 3 to Aug. 2, 2016
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