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Helen Stanley
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Helen Stanley age 88 of Dowelltown passed away Monday evening April 3, 2017 at St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital, ER. 


She was born September 21, 1928, to her parents the late Cleveland and Carrie Summers Taylor. 


In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, L.D. Stanley; Daughter, Wanda Wallace; Grandson, Jamie Webb; Brothers, Grady and Ralph Taylor; Sisters, Virginia Hendrixson, Irene Judkins, Ellen Hendrixson, Lena Maynard.


Ms. Stanley was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Herman Baptist Church. She is survived by her sons, Larry (Phyllis) Stanley of Dowelltown, and Dennis (Donna) Stanley of Smithville; Grandsons, Tracy Stanley, Steve (Jessica) Stanley, Daniel Stanley; Granddaughter, Jennifer (Ricky) Quinn; Step-Granddaughters, Jessica Ferrell, Felicia McPeak, Christie Ferrell, and Cissie Self; 15 Great-Grandchildren; Sister, Margaret (Earl) Vanatta of Dowelltown; also several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Thursday, April 6, 2017 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Bro. Michael Hale officiated, burial followed in DeKalb Memorial Gardens.




Pallbearers Tracy Stanley, Steve Stanley, Daniel Stanley, Dwayne Page, Shawn Jacobs, and Keith Ferrell.






DeKalb Funeral Chapel, Smithville, TN was in charge of the arrangements.






Smithville, TN


April 12, 2017