LILBURN Edwin Berry, Sr. Edwin Nelson Berry, Sr. age 89 of Lilburn, GA, passed suddenly due to injuries sustained in an auto accident. He is survived by his son Edwin N. Berry Jr. of Alpharetta, GA, son Wayne P. Berry and his wife Beth of Gulfport, MS; daughter Susan Poulin and her husband Norman of Oviedo, FL; grandchildren: Jeb Berry, Eric Berry, Sung No Han, Sung Chun Han, Sunny Han Mitchell, Erin Oxford Clark, Taylor Berry and Edwin Berry III; and eight great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Margret; daughter Noreen Oxford and granddaughter Allison Oxford. Edwin was retired from The United States Navy. He was a veteran of WWII and the Korean War. He treasured the hour he was able to spend alone with President John F. Kennedy aboard the USS North Hampton. He retired from the Georgia Department of Labor and was a Shriner. A Funeral Service honoring the life of Edwin Nelson Berry Sr. were held at 2:00 pm on Monday, April 8, 2013 at Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Harold Savage officiating. Interment will be at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. The family received friends on Sunday from 5pm until 8 pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, (, P O Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 and Pet Rescue By Judy (, 2620 Iroquois Ave., Sanford, FL 32773 or Condolences may be sent or viewed at Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200 has been entrusted with the arrangements.