Helen Barr Breckenridge
Published 9:39 am Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Helen Barr Breckenridge, age 90, of Sweet Water died on Sept. 4, 2010, at her home.
She was born on Jan. 13, 1920, in Nanafalia. She was a farmer and retired from Vanity Fair. She was a member of the Geneva Presbyterian Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry “Shoggy” Breckenridge; a son, Wilmer Breckenridge; and a daughter, Barbara Wainwright.
Survivors include her brother, Ralph Barr of Pace, Fla.; three granddaughters, Traci Kelly, Lisa Barkley and Donna Reid; and a grandson, Sonny Breckenridge.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, Sept. 5, at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Scott Armstrong officiating. Burial was at Geneva Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Sweet Water. O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Linden directed the services.
Pallbearers were Henry Huckabee, Herman Huckabee, Gene Tolbert, Daniel Barkley, Austin Barkley and Billy Duke.