Jerry “Michael” Berry, 69, passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017 at his residence.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Double Branch Baptist Church in Orangeburg. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Rev. Jimmy Fanning officiated. Thompson Funeral Home in Orangeburg was in charge of the services.

Survivors include his partner, Constance Higginbotham of Orangeburg; children, Kimberly (Steven) Beach of Columbia and Kevin (Kristin) Berry of Mt. Pleasant; 8 grandchildren, Nicholas, Andrew, Joshua and Samuel Beach; Landon, Brayden, Griffin and Madelyn Berry; 2 brothers, Larry M. (Mary) Berry of Orangeburg and Richard “Dickie” (Cindy) Berry of Orangeburg; sister, Renee’ (Toby) Proveaux of Knightdale, North Carolina and 3 nephews and 1 niece, Ritchie Berry, Kelly Winters, Justin Proveaux and Tyler Proveaux and a special friend Brady.

Memorials may be made to Double Branch Baptist Church Cemetery Fund at 3567 Neeses Highway, Orangeburg, S.C. 29115

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