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Lora Burt Bertrand Helwig
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1899
Dublin
Erath County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1990
Lovington
Lea County
New Mexico, USA

Lora "Burt" Helwig, 91, of Hobbs, died at Nor-Lea General Hospital in Lovington.
A member of Highland Christian Church, she had lived in Hobbs since 1978, moving from Abilene.
Daughters:
Madlin Wright and Nita Slocomb, both of Hobbs.
Sisters:
Nina Dent of Antlers, Okla.
Virgie Michael of Bakersfield, Calif.
(Obituary in Hobbs News Sun, August 12, 1990)

Lora married Gradon Burt about 1918. They lived in Snyder and had two children. He was a rancher and stock trader and died in an automobile accident in 1937. Lora moved to Abilene where she raised her two children and worked for Eunice Blouse Manufacturing Company. She married Richard Paul Helwig Dec. 18, 1952 in the First Christian Church in Abilene, after which they moved to the Dub Wooten Ranch two miles west of Buffalo Gap where Mr. Helwig was the ranch foreman. Mr. Helwig's first wife Una Mae Riggins had died in January of 1951.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William A. Bertrand (1858 - 1937)
  Annie Laura Campbell Bertrand (1876 - 1953)
 
 Spouses:
  Gradon Burt (1898 - 1937)*
  Richard Paul Helwig (1896 - 1975)*
 
 Children:
  Juanita Gerdean Burt Slocomb (1919 - 2001)*
  Mari Madlin Wright (1928 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Memorial Park
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Joe David
Originally Created by: Ruth Parker
Record added: Sep 23, 2012
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Lora Burt <i>Bertrand</i> Helwig
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Lora Burt <i>Bertrand</i> Helwig
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 Added: Sep. 23, 2012
 
 
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