Helen Edwards Vance
Helen Edwards Vance
  • February 28, 1928 - September 29, 2015
  • Meridian, Mississippi

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Funeral services for Helen Edwards Vance, 87, of Meridian, will be Friday 2pm in Stephens Funeral Home Chapel Union with Rev. David Richardson and Rev. Destin Morris officiating. Burial in Morrow Cemetery at Dixon.
Helen was a native of Neshoba County and lived over 35 years in Calhoun City. She made her home in Meridian since 1987 where she passed away surrounded by her family.
She worked in department stores and retired from East Mississippi State Hospital as a CAN. Helen enjoyed her church, Trinity Assembly of God, and would witness to everyone.
Survivors include her son Carlton "Gene" Vance (Kay) of Union; daughter in law Frieda Ellison of Houston; grandchildren Chad Vance, Jonathan Vance (Meghan), Erin Vance, Brian Vance (Eva), Kellie Vance Havens (Jason); great grandchildren Reagan Vance, Michael Vance, Skylar Vance, Khol Vance, Emery Vance, Gracie Vance; brother Melvin Edwards (Doris); special friend Rogenia Pollan and a host of nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Odell Vance and son Wayne Vance.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity Assembly of God Church.
Pallbearers are her grandsons and nephews.
Visitation 12 until service time Friday.