JOHNS, Beryl Louise

1915 - 2015

As Beryl Louise Church, she was born at Swindon, Wiltshire on 12 July 1915, daughter of William Francis Church (1887-1966) and his wife Elsie Annie née Picton (1888-1960), who married at Swindon in 1912. Beryl married at Swindon in 1939, Kenneth Richard Johns (29 August 1912-1993), an assistant schoolmaster and had three children and in 1939 they were living at 4 Park Court, Plough Lane, Beddington, Surrey. Beryl specialised in landscape painting and collage and was a member and exhibitor at the Beccles Society of Artists 1977-1990 from 2 Cherry Hill Close, Beccles, Suffolk. She also exhibited at Orwell Park School, Nacton, Ipswich in 2001 and elsewhere. She died on 14 October 2015.