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Mentie Connel "Dollie" Latham Helms
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1889
Kent County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1978
Lamar County
Texas, USA

Died at age 89. Mentie shares a headstone with her husband, James Camel.

Married James Camel Helms. Their children:
Ray H. Helms.
Jim W. Helms.

The Lamar County Echo, July 1978.'Mrs. Camel Helms, 89, of Route 1, Detroit, died Tuesday, July 4, 1978, in a local hospital. Funeral services were held Thursday at Weatherby Funeral Home with the Rev. F. W. Rogers of the Church of the Nazarene at Rotan officiating. Internment was made in Cottonwood Cemetery in Scurry County. Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home had charge of local arrangements.

Mentie Latham Helms was born February 25, 1889, in Kent County, the daughter of Emmett Latham and Lulu Latham. She married Camel Helms who preceded her in death in 1950.

Survivors include two sons, Roy H. Helms of route 1, Detroit and Jim W. Helms of Rotan; two grandsons; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Marcie Gilbert of Littlefield; and three brothers, George Latham and L. E. Latham, both of Rotan and Jim Latham of Jayston'. 
Family links: 
  Emmett Latham (1853 - 1913)
  Lucretia Parlee Brittain Latham (1858 - 1954)
  James Camel Helms (1873 - 1951)
  Jim Wray Helms (1906 - 1993)*
  Roy O Helms (1918 - 1978)*
  James Riley Latham (1881 - 1978)*
  Ernest Harris Latham (1885 - 1953)*
  Mentie Connel Latham Helms (1889 - 1978)
  Learner Scott Latham (1895 - 1984)*
  Larkin Easton Latham (1899 - 1985)*
*Calculated relationship
Cottonwood Flat Cemetery
Scurry County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Sherry Goolsby, Genealog...
Originally Created by: Crackers
Record added: Jan 19, 2009
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Mentie Connel Dollie <i>Latham</i> Helms
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Mentie Connel Dollie <i>Latham</i> Helms
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Mentie Connel Dollie <i>Latham</i> Helms
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 Added: Aug. 4, 2016

- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
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- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
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