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Adelia Alta "Delia" Been Helms
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1880
Greenwood
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 25, 1972
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Delia was the seventh of fourteen children born to Hugh L. 'Bud' and Amanda Joane (Autry) Been. She married Vernon Mason Helms in 1901 and they had one daughter: Hazel.


The Arizona Republic-Phoenix, Arizona
May 28, 1972

Alta A. Helms

Services for Mrs. Alta Adelia Helms, 91, of 532 W. Highland, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at A. L. Moore and Sons, 333 W. Adams. Burial will be in Memory Lawn Cemetery.

Mrs. Helms, who was born in Greenwood, Ark., died Thursday in her home. She lived in Phoenix 44 years.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Frank L. Shahan of Phoenix, a sister and brother out of state, three grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.


The Arizona Republic-Phoenix, Arizona
May 27, 1972

Helms, Alta Adelia ‘Delia', 532 W. Highland. Mother of Mrs. Frank L. (Hazel) Shahan, Phoenix, sister of Mrs. Beulah Davis, Greenwood, Ark., Virgil Been, Tulsa, Okla. Passed away Thursday, 3 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren also survive. Services conducted by Rev. C.R. Jenkins 10 a.m. Tuesday in chapel of Memories, A.L. Moore & Sons, Interment Memory Lawn. Friends may call from 8:00 until 9:00 p.m. Monday.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh L. Been (1847 - 1920)
  John Anna Autry Been (1851 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Vernon Mason Helms (1880 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  William H. Been (1869 - 1902)*
  Columbus Lee Been (1871 - 1951)*
  Joseph Land Been (1876 - 1963)*
  Adelia Alta Been Helms (1880 - 1972)
  Rufus Hugh L. Been (1882 - 1960)*
  Minnie E. Been (1884 - 1904)*
  Grover Allen Been (1888 - 1907)*
  Beulah Davis (1890 - 1978)*
  Hartice Hazard Been (1896 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Sharon
Record added: May 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19434875
Adelia Alta Delia <i>Been</i> Helms
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Adelia Alta Delia <i>Been</i> Helms
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Adelia Alta Delia <i>Been</i> Helms
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In Memory of "Delia"!
- MJ's FamilyTree
 Added: Dec. 1, 2012

- Sharon
 Added: Jul. 19, 2012
Rest in peace.
- J. Bean
 Added: May. 18, 2007
 
 
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