|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1917|
|Death: ||Jul. 15, 2004|
Isabel was the daughter of William Elsberry and Myra Ada Skidmore Allen. Both her parents and her first husband, Roy E. Walling, are buried in Refuge Cemetery in Houston County. She is buried beside her second husband, Albert Lee Helm.
OBITUARY: Palestine (TX) Herald-Press, Saturday, 17 July 2004;
Isabel "Kit" Helm
Services for Isabel "Kit" Helm, 87, of Grapeland will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday in Bailey & Foster Chapel in Palestine with Dr. Ron Whitt and Roy Bowman officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories under the direction of Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.
Mrs. Helm died Thursday in a Jacksonville nursing home.
She was born March 29, 1917 in Houston County to William L. Allen and Ada Skidmore Allen.
Mrs. Helm was a member of the Union Chapel Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, Roy E. Walling and Albert Lee Helm; two sisters, Ruthie Parker and Gracie Hughes; and four brothers, Edward, Roy, Huford and Artice Allen.
Mrs. Helm is survived by daughter, Kathy Wiggins of Hereford; sons, Roy Spencer Walling and wife Millie of Elkins Lake, Tommie L. Helm and wife Cindy of Jacksonville, and Johnnie L. Helm and wife Trish of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.]
Pallbearers will be nephews.
Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster, Grapeland.
William Elsberry Allen (1869 - 1935)
Myra Ada Skidmore Allen (1875 - 1966)
Roy Walling (1913 - 1943)
Albert Lee Helm (1921 - 1967)
Ruth Ann Allen Parker (1895 - 2000)*
Edward Allen (1898 - 1980)*
Roy Allen (1902 - 1974)*
Ralph Hufard Allen (1906 - 1993)*
Infant Allen (1906 - 1906)*
Eunice Elura Allen Dickey (1909 - 2006)*
Edna Mae Allen Grounds (1911 - 2004)*
Artice Fay Allen (1914 - 1999)*
Isabel Allen Helm (1917 - 2004)
Isabel "Kit" Helm
Mar. 29, 1917
July 15, 2004
Garden Of Memories
Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
Record added: Aug 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21067197
Always a silent hurt, many a silent tear, but always a beautiful memory of one we loved so dear.God gave us strength to bear it, and courage to take the blow, but what it meant to lose you...no one will ever know.|
Added: Sep. 10, 2016
Louise Fisher Goff
Added: Nov. 19, 2009