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Sue Helms

Born: 09/29/1951 Died: 02/14/2011 Maiden Name: n/a Honorific: n/a

Sue Helms, 59, of Idabel passed away Feb. 14, 2011, in Idabel. The daughter of Pickens and Juanita McAfee Thomas, Sue was born Sept. 29, 1951, in Talihina. She was a homemaker and enjoyed going to church, going to the library to read, picking up cans and pecans, watching television and spending time with her family. Sue was preceded in death by her grandfather, Moses Thomas; parents, Pickens and Juanita Thomas; one grandson, Steven Helms; four sisters, two brothers and one nephew. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Fred Helms of Idabel; two sons, Joshua Helms with wife Samantha of DeQueen, Ark., and Jacob Helms of Lawton; one granddaughter, Ansley Helms; four sisters, Wauleah Wagstaff of Idabel, Christine Peniton of Idabel, Wanda Francis with husband Anthony of Wheeler, Texas, and Loretta Snyder of Broken Bow; one sister-in-law, Jean Monroe of Idabel; and many nieces, nephews and friends.