Berta Dell Millwee Gilbert, age 60, of Lufkin passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 in Lufkin Memorial Medical Center.
Berta was born March 20, 1957 in Bakersfield, California to parents, Wesley Debs Millwee and Velta Lee Halford Millwee. Berta was a registered nurse and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Berta is survived by husband of 44 years, Charles “Marty” Gilbert of Lufkin; daughters, Elizabeth Shepherd and husband, Stephen of Lufkin, Cynthia Gilbert of Lufkin; granddaughters, Ashley Shepherd of Lufkin, Callie Shepherd of Lufkin; grandsons, Teegan Shepherd of Lufkin, Thatcher Shepherd of Lufkin; great-granddaughter, Ember Shepherd; brothers, John Millwee, Ronnie Millwee of Grapeland, Marvin Millwee and wife, Bertha of Ft. Worth; sisters, Sandra Thomas of California, Linda Benton and husband, Tom of Dallas; mother-in-law, Margie Gilbert of Kennard; numerous other loving relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by parents, Wesley and Velta Millwee.
Funeral services for Berta Dell Millwee Gilbert will be held Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow in the Corinth Cemetery. Family will receive friends for visitation Wednesday morning at 10:00 a.m. prior to service.