Hennessey Funeral Services for Bernice L. Hennessey, 83, of Wallis, were held Sunday, September 18, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. from First Baptist Church in Wallis with Rev. Jimmie Mize, Rev. Howard Boyd and Rev. John Lockwood co-officiating. Interment was in Wallis City Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Gabriel DıRubio, Garrett Matej, Kenneth Matej, Cecil Verm, Bennie Mize and Jared Schmitt. Born in Cuero, Texas Bernice Lillian Hennessey was the daughter of Richard H. and Gladys (Parr) Hennessey. She attended Simonton Public School and worked as a caregiver for Home Health. Bernice Lilliam Hennessey died Wednesday, September 14, 2005 in Sealy, Texas. She is survived by her nieces; Shirley Mize of Wallis, Karen Mize of Wallis, Barbara Schmitt of Sealy, Carol DıRubio and husband Gabriel of Wallis, Carolyn Matej and husband Kenneth of Huntsville; numerous other nieces and nephews; and her brother-in-law; Bennie C. Mize. Preceded in death by her parents; Richard and Gladys Hennessey; sister, Aileen Mize; brothers, Clarence, Lawrence, Floyd, Daniel, Richard Emil Hennessey; and her niece, Marilyn Mize Rankin. Memorial Contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 6911 Westgate, Wallis, Texas 77485 or to the charity of your choice. Funeral Services under the direction of Knesek & Sons Funeral Home in Wallis.
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