Margaret Lou Helms


JACKSONVILLE - Graveside services for Margaret Lou Helms, 78, Saturday, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Providence Cemetery under direction of Boren-Conner Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

Mrs. Helms died May 11, 2010. She was born Oct. 28, 1931, in Craft. She was preceded in death by son, Jackie Ray Helms, and grandson, Christopher Paul Bates.

Survivors include her husband, Ernest Jay Helms; sons, Charles Bates and Joe Bates; daughter, Crystal Salazar; one grandchild; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on May 14, 2010