Helen E. Speer, 102, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017. She was born May 14, 1915, in Jennings County, to Cleona and Evertt Manlief.
She married the love of her life, Evrett Speer, on Dec. 11, 1930. They had five children - Jim, Jack, John, Judy Powers, and Jeff.
Helen is survived by her children, Jim, Judy, and Jeff; 16 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers, one sister, and her children, Jack and John.
Her final resting place will be Rock Creek Cemetery.
Donations may be made in her memory to Our Hospice.
Published on July 19, 2017