Obituary and Service Information for James Lloyd Helms
|Helms, James Lloyd|
Date: Memorial Gathering: Saturday, April 19, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Charter Baptist Church, 15267 State Rt T, Festus, Missouri 63028
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Charter Baptist Church Van Ministry of Church Food Pantry
James "Lloyd" Helms, 77 entered into rest Saturday, April 12, 2014 at his DeSoto residence. He had retired from the Jefferson County Highway Department and was a member of Charter Baptist Church; he enjoyed fishing and hunting. Born November 15,1936, in Rolla, MO, he was the son of James and Lydia Pearl (Thornhill) Smith.
Survived by his wife of 58 years, Betty (Jones) Helms; sons: Sid (Spring) Helms, Tom (Kim) Helms, Terry (Leah) Helms, Jim (Julie) Helms, Dirk (Tiffany) Helms, Scott (Shannon) Helms, Damion (Beth) Helms and Tony Helms; daughters: Beth (Dennis) Guenther, Chrissie (Joe) Madonna, Crystal (Kayla Dawson) Helms and Shauna Helms; brother, Marvin (Linda) Helms; sister, Peggy (Jack) Limp; brother-in-law, Russ Flagel; 31 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by sisters: Kit Flagel and Patricia Skurkerd.