THE DAYTONA BEACH MORNING JOURNAL
Daytona Beach, Florida
Wednesday, May 5, 1982
NEW SYMRNA BEACH - Word has been received here of the April 19, death of Bernice Phillips Royster, 72, in a hospital in Reno, Nev., after a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Royster came here from her birthplace, Galva, Ill., in 1925. She was a graduate of New Smyrna Beach High School.
Survivors include a son; two daughters; a brother, Harold Emery, Bunnell; two sisters, including Joyce Patrick, Bunnell; four grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.