Patricia C. DeBerry, age 83, of Somerset, passed from this life on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Jean Waddle Care Center.


Patricia was born on February 22, 1933, in Wilson, Arkansas, daughter of the late Claude Girault and Ida Mae Eden Campbell. She married Jack DeBerry, on July 1, 1956; they celebrated over 54 years of marriage. Patricia was a retired 5th Grade English teacher. She loved to cross stitch and loved arranging flowers. She was very fond of animals, horses and Kentucky Basketball. Patricia was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, of Somerset.


She is survived by her son, John DeBerry, of Lexington; her daughter, Claudia DeBerry, of Bloomington, Indiana; her sister, Claudia Forester, of Atlanta, Georgia; five nieces, Katie Forester, Tricia Lewis, Susan DeWyngaert, Christy Neely and Jodie Cole; great nieces, Rachael DeWyngaert, Sarah Kate DeWyngaert, Laura Eden Lewis and Caroline Lewis; and her great-nephew, Tucker Lewis.


Patricia is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jack; and her half-brother, Ken Neely.


Services will be held by Patricia’s Family at the First Presbyterian Church, of Somerset, on Friday, June 24, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., with a reception following.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Pulaski County Alzheimer’s Center, 125 East University Drive, Somerset, KY 42503, or to the First Presbyterian Church, 200 North Vine Street, Somerset, KY 42501.


Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements