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Helen S. Begay
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1931
Death: Mar. 13, 2006

Helen S. Begay, 74, of Newcomb passed from this life on Monday, March 13, 2006, in Newcomb. She was born April 20, 1931, in Black House Valley.

Helen was a well known rug weaver using the Two Grey Hills style. With this special talent and skill, she supported her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Glenn and Lillie Brown; husband, Tom S. Begay; daughters, Rena S. Charley and Lena Begay; son, Norman S. Begay; sister, Florence Brown; brothers, Raymond Brown and Johnson Frank; granddaughter, Agnes Bia; and great-granddaughter, Javeah Bia.

Helen is survived by her children, Lorena Bia and husband, Harrison, Paul S. Begay and wife, Miranda, and Etta May Begay; and the love her life, 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren, whom she loved very much and always greeted each one of them with, "Shi yaazhi." Also surviving are her brothers and sisters, Lewis Brown, Bobby Brown, James Brown Sr. and Lucy Begay; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 18, at the Newcomb Christian Reformed Church in Newcomb. Interment will be at the family cemetery in Black House Valley.

Helen is in the care of Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home of Shiprock, on Hwy. 491, (505) 368-4607.

Black House Mesa Cemetery
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Mar 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13643804


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