Sep. 14, 1917 Bynumville Chariton County Missouri, USA
Sep. 18, 2007 Salisbury Chariton County Missouri, USA
of Salisbury, died at her home. Helen was the daughter of James Richard and Mabel Irene (Snyder) Dowell. Helen married Troy Bartholomew on February 6, 1936 in Salisbury, and he preceded her in death on June 27, 1992. Helen was a lifelong area resident. Helen was a homemaker and member of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Bynumville PTA, and The Pleyer School Extension Club.
Helen is survived by a son Nick Bartholomew and wife Mary of Salisbury; three daughters Marilyn Rice of Lee's Summit, MO, Patsy Craig and husband Dean of Blue Springs, MO, Brenda Kuhler and husband Michael of Waverly, MO; a sister Mary Niemeier of Marceline, MO; eight grandchildren Rick and Fred Rice, Melody Brooks, Breanda and Kysala Kuhler , Tori Waggner, Stewart and Natalie Edwards; six great grandchildren; one great great granddaughter; several nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, son Frank at infancy; two brothers Winfred and Russell Dowell; four sisters Maude Fitzgerald, Lorene Whitaker, Donys Bartholomew, Morene Pleyer; son-in-law Charles Rice; and daughter-in-law Cheryl Bartholomew.