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Lois Eudora Josephine Rains Helseth
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1912
Eldon
Miller County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 2006
Houston
Texas County
Missouri, USA

Lois Eudora Josephine Helseth, 93, daughter of Samuel D. and Bertha Allen Rains, was born Nov. 4, 1912, at Eldon. She died Aug. 20, 2006, at Houston House Nursing Center.
She married Claude Apperson Dec. 31, 1930. They had two children.
She married Thomas E. Drury April 28, 1944. He died May 22, 1957.
She later married Fred M. Helseth, a retired Navy chief petty office, who died June 8, 1967.
She was a secretary at the District 5 office of the Missouri State Highway Department in Jefferson City for several years and was later in the postal department at Fort Leonard Wood. She retired from Civil Service in 1978 and moved to Houston to be near her daughter.
Mrs. Helseth was a member of the Church of Christ, Temple Lot, serving as pianist and church historian for several years.
In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Mabel Adcock and Thelma Evans; one brother, Earl Rains; and her son, Earl Allen Apperson.
Surviving are one daughter, Margaret Keeney of Houston; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Services were Aug. 23 at the Evans Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Allen Kauffman officiating. Burial was in the Pine Lawn Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel D Rains (1877 - 1952)
  Bertha L Allen Rains (1876 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Claude L. Apperson (1902 - 1994)
 
 Children:
  Earl Allen Apperson (1931 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mabel Ruth Rains Adcock (1900 - 1990)*
  Thelma Rains Evans (1905 - 1984)*
  William Earl Rains (1909 - 2002)*
  Lois Eudora Josephine Rains Helseth (1912 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Lawn Cemetery
Houston
Texas County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Robert J. Stauffer Jr.
Record added: Aug 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15484349
Lois Eudora Josephine <i>Rains</i> Helseth
Added by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
 
Lois Eudora Josephine <i>Rains</i> Helseth
Added by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
 
 
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 Added: Feb. 12, 2012
 
 
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