American Cancer Society
Helen Maxine Carr, 77, Festus, died August 26, 2007 in Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Crystal City, Missouri. Mrs. Carr was a waitress at Vaughn Dairy and White Grill. Born July 20, 1930, Toledo, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Helen (Plummer) Williams.
She is survived by a brother, Cecil Williams Jr. of DeSoto; and four sisters, Jane Bollinger, Beverly Shores, and June Meng all of DeSoto, and Barbara Tipton of Crystal City; three grandchildren, Elisa, Joe and Nick; three great-grandchildren, Haley, Lydia and Caden; her nephew, Kenny Carr of Festus; and friend Heather Boyd.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Former Crystal City Police Chief Ernest "Jay Bird" Carr; a son, George Thomas Hall Jr.; her parents and a sister, Shirley Williams.
Visitation at Mahn Twin City Chapel on Wednesday, August 29, 2007 from 11:00am to 1:00pm with funeral service beginning at 1:00p.m. with Rev. Tim Baker officiating. Burial in the Mt. Olive Cemetery, DeSoto.