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In Memory of

Francis B. Helms

October 11, 1922 - May 18, 2017

Obituary


Francis Beacham Helms, (94) of Charlotte, NC, passed away on May 18, 2017 at Novant Hospital, Matthews, NC. She was the widow of George F. Helms, Sr. They shared 55 years of marriage together.

Born in South Carolina, Francis was the daughter of Hubert and Loree Beacham. She graduated from Harding High School. She was employed at First Union and worked as a data processing manager.
Francis was a member of the Shriner's Minikins and The Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed gardening and will be remembered for 40+ years of selling...

Francis Beacham Helms, (94) of Charlotte, NC, passed away on May 18, 2017 at Novant Hospital, Matthews, NC. She was the widow of George F. Helms, Sr. They shared 55 years of marriage together.

Born in South Carolina, Francis was the daughter of Hubert and Loree Beacham. She graduated from Harding High School. She was employed at First Union and worked as a data processing manager.
Francis was a member of the Shriner's Minikins and The Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed gardening and will be remembered for 40+ years of selling Avon.

Francis is survived by three children; Darrell (Tammy) Helms, Monica (Donnie) Poole and Vivian (William) Helms; 15 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by four children; Bridget Helms, Marcus Helms, Byron Helms and George Helms, Jr.
The memorial service will be held on May 22, 2017 at 11am at McEwen Funeral Services located at 5716 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC 28212 with the family receiving friends one hour prior to service. Interment will immediately follow at Sharon Memorial Park.

The family would like to thank the nurses and nursing assistants at Novant Matthews Hospice for the excellent care they provided. They would also like to thank the staff at Lawyers Glen along with Dr. James B. Jones and his staff for 25 years of wonderful care.
Memorial donations can be made to Central Station Cowboy Church 11777 Hwy 601, Midland, NC 28107.