A funeral service for Helen Griffin Nelson, age 64 of West Helena, will be held at 12 Noon, Saturday, March 10, 2018 at New Haven M.B. Church on West Street in West Helena, AR. Burial will follow at Jackson Memorial Garden. Visitation is today from 5pm-7pm at the chapel of Kincaid Funeral Services community center in Helena.
Helen was born on October 4,1953 in Marvell, AR to the late Lula Griffin Pruitt and the late Ellis Billingsley. She professed her hope on Christ at an early age and united with the Star of Bethlehem M.B. Church in Poplar Grove, AR.
Helen worked for Helena hospital for many years as a receptionist, as well as for Jackson and Highly funeral home, and later for Crestpark Nursing Home as a Certified Nursing Assistant until her health declined. She departed this life on Sunday, March 04, 2018.
Along with her parents, those also preceding her in death are four(4) brothers: Jerry Scaife, Walter Billingsley, Nathaniel Billingsley, Lewis Griffin and three(3) sisters: Vivian Brewer, Henrietta Donovan and Linda Griffin-Winfield.
Her loving memory will forever be cherished by Freddie Nelson, her husband of 30 years; her children: Tracey Corbin-Rhone, Kevin Pendleton (Burdette), Timothy Griffin (Kenya), and Errol West (Wilshina). She also leaves step son, Freddie Nelson Jr and step daughter, Teresa Nelson to cherish her memory: two(2) sisters: Oshie Thomas, and Odessa Jordan; four(4) brothers James, Charles, Albert and Ellis Billingsley; god brother, James Clayton; ten (10) grandchildren: Tangela, Jamaar, Chastity, Kevin, Jr., Arquette, Timothy, Jr., Keyonta, Darerial, Errol, Jr., and Tristian; four(4) great grandchildren, Saquoya, Serenity, Ava, Tanner and a host of relatives and friends. Arrangements are entrusted to Kincaid Funeral Services. Online guestbook at: kincaidfuneralservices.com