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 John Ed Helmers

John Ed Helmers

Birth
Fort Stockton, Pecos County, Texas, USA
Death 5 Jun 2009 (aged 54)
Monahans, Ward County, Texas, USA
Burial Sherwood, Irion County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 46382017 · View Source
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John Ed Helmers, 54, of Monahans passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 due to a motorcycle accident caused by stormy conditions and high winds. He was born March 23, 1955 in Ft. Stockton, Texas to Arno and Mildred (Pledge) Helmers.

He worked in oilfield construction. John had many hobbies during his lifetime but his main love was that of motorcycles as he was a part of The Brotherhood here in Monahans. He also served in the U.S. Army and also as a volunteer fireman and EMT. During his earlier years he was a ranch hand on a number of different ranches around this area. John also attended the police academy and worked for 7 years at the prison in Pecos. His first love however was that of motorcycles and the town of Girvin, Texas.

A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at the Monahans Memorial Cemetery Pavilion. Reverend Jim Miles will be officiating. Interment will take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, 2009 at the Sherwood Cemetery in Sherwood, Texas. Services are under the direction of Harkey Family Funeral Services.

Survivors include his fiancé, Debbie Allen of Monahans
Two sons, Wesley Helmers and wife Jessica of Cape Girardeau, MO (Wesley is currently stationed at Ft. Jackson, SC) and Thomas Helmers of Coahoma
Daughter, Stephanie Helmers of Coahoma
One brother, Stanley Helmers and wife Nelda of Monahans
Two sisters, Jan Lemons and husband Bobby of Colorado City and Arna McCorkle and husband Glenn of Ft. Stockton
Two grandchildren, Sylas Helmers of Coahoma and Mackenzie Helmers of MO and a host of nieces and nephews.

His parents preceded him in death. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to
The Brotherhood 74
Bear Randolph
500 North "D" Ave
Kermit, TX 79745.

John Ed Helmers
March 23, 1955 - June 5, 2009


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  • Created by: N Roberts
  • Added: 6 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46382017
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Ed Helmers (23 Mar 1955–5 Jun 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46382017, citing Sherwood Cemetery, Sherwood, Irion County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by N Roberts (contributor 46925806) .