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Julia Berry Scarbrough
1925 - 2015

Julia Berry Scarbrough, 90, passed away Thursday, Nov.19, in Wichita Falls.

Funeral services were held Monday at First United Methodist Church of Iowa Park with Rev. Rick Davis, Pastor, officiating. Burial was held in Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home.

Julia was born April 5, 1925, in Wichita Falls. In 1936, she moved to CA. After high school graduation in Porterville, CA., she worked for Naval Supply in Oakland, California. In 1945, she moved back to Texas and has been a resident of Iowa Park since 1953. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. She was also a former member of Iowa Park Lioness Club and Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority. In 2006, she married her high school sweetheart, Marcus Scarbrough, from Chula Vista, CA.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Thomas C. Berry; parents, Sinnett and Edna Hinkle Sands; and a baby girl.

Survivors include her husband, Marcus; daughter Jamie Lou Knecht of Iowa Park; a son, Lyndel Berry of Alvord; a brother, Wayne Sands of San Juan Capistrano, CA.; a sister, Roberta Keegan of Madras, OR.; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

The family suggest donations may be made to Iowa Park Friendly Door, Hospice of Wichita Falls, or the First United Methodist Church building fund.

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