Russell Eugene Berry, 87 of Hayesville, passed away Sunday, March 27, 2022 at the
Good Shepherd in Ashland. He was born February 3, 1935 in Richland County, the son
of H. Fred and N. Irene Snavely Berry. He was a 1953 graduate of Lucas High School,
served in the Air National Guard for 33 years, and worked for Home Hardware for 13
He is survived by his loving wife, Sandra McFarlin Berry, whom he married on April 4,
1959, a daughter, Cathy Berry of Ottawa, a son, Chris (Denise) Berry of Westfield Center,
a grandson, Dennis (Lauryn) Berry, granddaughters, Elizabeth and Madalyn Berry, and a
great-granddaughter, Mackenzie Berry. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters
Dorothy Metcalf and Margie Berry, and brothers Robert, Donald, and Paul Berry.
The service is at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 at Hayesville United Methodist
Church with Andrew Foster officiating.
Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church.
Burial will be in Vermillion Cemetery in Hayesville where the Ashland Honor Guard will
conduct military rites.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pathways Hospice, 41 Briggs Drive Unit 3,
Ontario, OH 44906, the Hayesville Fire Department, or to the Hayesville United
Methodist Church, 44 South Mechanic Street, Hayesville, OH 44838.
Fickes Funeral Home in Jeromesville assisted the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.fickesfuneralhome.com.
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