Helen Ammons


Helen Elizabeth Ammons, 95, of Pine Bluff, died Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

She was born March 26, 1917 in Pine Bluff, daughter of E. Warren and Eugenia Rutherford Ammons.

Helen was reared and received her early education in Pine Bluff, graduating from Pine Bluff High School.

After living in in Memphis, Tenn. and Laurel, Miss. for a number of years, she moved back to Pine Bluff in 1958.

She was an active member of First Baptist Church, where she enjoyed volunteering in the library.

Helen was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Eugenia Leeton; and brother, Edgar Warren Ammons.

Survivors include her nephew, Russell David Ammons of St. Louis, Mo.

A graveside service will be 4:00 p.m., Friday, January 18, 2013 at Graceland Cemetery with Chaplain Mike Poye officiating.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 6501 Hazel Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603.

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