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Helen Shanks McVay
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1929
Camden
Carroll County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1989
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

Helen McVay
Services for Helen McVay, 60, Rt. 2, Delphi, will be held at 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday in Fisher Funeral Chapel.
She died at 8:35 p.m. Friday in St. Elizabeth Hospital, Lafayette.
Born Feb. 24, 1929, in Camden, she was the daughter of Floyd and Martha Shepherd Shanks. On June 30, 1948, she was married in Burnettsville to Kenneth McVay, who survives.
She retired as the head waitress of the NCO Club at Grissom Air Force Base.
A member of Burnettsville Baptist Church, she attended Idaville Churchof God.
Also surviving are two sons, Gerald W., Chalmers, and Curt E.,
Cincinnati, Ohio; one daughter, Tammy J. Wakeland, Findlay, Ohio; two brothers, Richard Shanks, Flora, and Charles Harold Shanks, Delphi; one sister, Esther Shepherd, Muncie; and six grandchildren.
One brother and one son preceded in death.
Officiating at the services will be the Rev, Al Rockey. Burial will be in Davis Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday in the funeral chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mary Margaret Center of St. Elizabeth Hospital.
DEC. 29,1989 
 
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 Parents:
  Floyd Emerson Shanks (1893 - 1985)
  Martha Shepard Shanks (1903 - 1979)
 
 Spouse:
  Kenneth McVay (1922 - 1990)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Dale Shanks (1926 - 1999)*
  Gerald Shanks (1927 - 1934)*
  Charles Harold Shanks (1927 - 2008)*
  Helen Shanks McVay (1929 - 1989)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Davis Cemetery
Burnettsville (White County)
Cass County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Deb Minniear Rush
Record added: Oct 18, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12091371
Helen <i>Shanks</i> McVay
Added by: Mark
 
Helen <i>Shanks</i> McVay
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Helen was born in Camden, IN to Floyd & Martha Shepherd Shanks. She married Kenneth McVay; 4 children. At the time of her death, Helen was retired as head waitress of the NCO Club at Grissom Air Force Base. She died in Lafayette, IN.
- Rebecca Paddon
 Added: Oct. 11, 2007
 
 
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