Henry Lee Bergman

September 9, 1923January 18, 2014
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Henry Lee Bergman, age 90 passed away on Saturday January 18th. He was born on September 9th, 1923 in Greensboro to the late Wade Kenneth and Annie Mae Apple Bergman. Henry was married to his wife Opal Bergman for 68 years; their marriage date being August 10, 1945. Henry is survived by his beloved wife Opal; one daughter, Barbara Bergman Smith and husband Tommy of High Point, one son, Michael Leon Bergman of Oak Ridge; one sister, Lula Mae Atkins of High Point; six grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. Henry was preceded in death by his son David Lee Bergman; his grandson Johnny Ray Bergman; two sisters, Edith Neese, Mildred Clark and four brothers, Nelson, George, Paul and Kenneth Bergman. A veteran of the U.S. Army, Henry proudly served his country in WWII in the 737th Tank Battalion Patton’s Spearheaders, was at the Battle of the Bulge and earned multiple awards and a Purple Heart. Henry worked at Mock-Judson Hosiery Mill and in 1985 retired from Lorillard as a Mechanic. Henry is a lifetime member of Muir’s Chapel United Methodist Church.

Graveside Services for Henry will be conducted by Rev. Vance Lowe at 2:00 p.m. on Monday January 20th at Guilford Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the Hanes-Lineberry Funeral Home Sedgefield Chapel from 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made in Henry’s name to Hospice & Palliative Care of Greensboro 2500 Summit Ave. Greensboro NC 27405 or to Muirs Chapel United Methodist Church 314 Muir’s Chapel Road Greensboro NC 27410


  • Graveside Services Monday, January 20, 2014
  • Visitation Monday, January 20, 2014

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Wendy Lake

January 27, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Larry Berrier

January 25, 2014

We are sorry for your loss. Opal and all the children are in our prayers. We have many great memories(especially at the beach). May God keep you in his loving arms and comfort you.

Jimmy Isley

January 20, 2014

My Daddy,Robert Isley,worked at Mock-Judson for a long time and probably worked together with Mr.Bergman during those years. I am sorry for your loss.
I remember Mike coming over and helping with the hedges and some grass.
Rebecca and Jimmy Isley.

Til Morisey

January 20, 2014

I have so many wonderful memories over the decades, but the many visits to the farm (mid 1960's) were my favorite! You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Christopher Critz

January 19, 2014

We are sorry for your loss. You're in our thoughts and prayers.
Chris and Carrie Critz

Mylinda Hicks

January 19, 2014

Uncle HL looked so much like my daddy, i lost him at age 49, HL always made me smile, i loved to smell his cigars. And to you Aunt Opal i love your 14 day pickles, you were always so sweet to us when we stayed with you and HL , all my love and condolences i know he is with the angels, and horse playing with my dad. Love you all. God Bless, Mylinda Bergman Hicks