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Thelma Ruth Daffron Helms
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1926
Murphy
Collin County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1961
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA

Mrs. Thelma Ruth Helms, 34, a resident of Muncie for 18 years, died at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday at Ball Hospital after a two-day illness. She was the wife of Earl R. Helms, 2300 S. Elliott St., and was born in Murphy, Tex. She was a member of the Wilmore EUB Church and Gamma Nu Sorority.
Surviving in addition to the husband are a son, Gerald, and two daughters, Theresa Ruth and Karen Hope, all at home; her mother, Mrs. Lillie Daffron of New Castle; six sisters, Mrs. Rudy Devers of Muncie, Mrs. McGaha, Mrs. Nancy Atkins, and Mrs. Reba Davenport, all of New Castle, and Mrs. Evelyn Jones and Mrs. Bessie Wilcox, both of Los Angeles, Calif.; and four brothers, Orville Daffron of Muncie and Alfred, Melvin, and Wilbur Daffron, all of New Castle.
Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Parson Mortuary, the Rev. James H. Sherwood of the Wilmore EUB Church, officiating. Burial will be in South Mound Cemetery at New Castle. Friends may call at the mortuary after 1:30 p.m. Thursday. 
 
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  Earl R. Helms (1921 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
South Mound Cemetery
New Castle
Henry County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jane
Record added: Nov 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79888350
Thelma Ruth <i>Daffron</i> Helms
Added by: Mary Louise Reynolds
 
 
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