Services Set for Coburn Dewees Berry III

Coburn Dewees Berry III died yesterday (April 1) in Franklin, after a brief illness. He was 89. Berry graduated in 1948 from Vanderbilt University Law School, where he was a staff member of the Law Review and member of Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity. He practiced law for more than 60 years in Nashville and Franklin and was known for his expertise in real property, trust, probate and municipal law. A memorial service will be held at Historic Franklin Presbyterian Church on Thursday at 11 a.m. Visitation with the family will be at the church on Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m., and one hour before the service on Thursday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Historic Franklin Presbyterian Church. Read his obituary