Helen Beth Graham, 63, formerly of Bartlett, died Sunday (Aug. 26, 2012) at the Arbors of Marietta, with members of her family by her side. She was born March 10, 1949, to the late Roger G. and Thelma P. (Cox) Graham at the family farm near Bartlett.
She was a 1968 graduate of Warren High School. She had been employed by Burr Oak Lodge, Stockport Mill and health care facilities in Beverly and Marietta.
She is survived by brothers, Richard A. (Patty Jo) Graham, Layman; Gary R. (Becky) Graham, Barlow: and sisters, Janet K. (Gary D.) Fortney, Sun City Ariz.; and Beverly J. (Mike) Elkins, Bartlett. Also surviving are nieces and nephews, John R. (Debbie) Graham, Janet I. (Brian) Scott, Joy Graham, Scott A. (Karen) Graham, Susan D. (Tony) Robinson, and Christina M. Frances; as well as nine great-nieces and nephews and one great-nephew. She is also survived by an uncle, Elbert J (Shirley) Cox and aunt Betty Graham and numerous cousins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her nephew, Gary Edward Graham and niece, Sarita L. Strode, and her brother-in-law, C. Ason Goddard.
Abiding by her wishes, she will be cremated. There will be no public service. Private graveside services will be held at the Bartlett Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Stone-Matheney Funeral Home in Chesterhill is in charge of the arrangements. To send a note of condolence to the family go to www.matheneyfh.com.