Helen Joyce (Harrison) Babson, 75, of Booneville, Ark. passed away on Saturday, May 25, 2013 in Fort Smith. She was born on December 17, 1937 in Whiteville, North Carolina to her parents Valdon and Valine (Ward) Harrison. She was a Baptist and worked as a Cashier for Wal-Mart in Greenwood.
Helen was preceded in death by her Husband Robert Earl Babson, Sr. and her parents Valdon and Valine (Ward) Harrison.
Helen is survived by two daughters, Kursti M. Arnold of Charlotte, N.C. and Diane Babson of Booneville, Ark; four sons, Robert Earl Babson Jr. of Winston-Salem, N.C., Charles Douglas Babson of Greensboro, N.C., Richard Morgan Babson of Midway, N.C., and Roger David Babson of Winston-Salem, N.C.; one sister Ophelia Varnadoe of Crescent, Fla.; 16 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
There will be a memorial service held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Booneville Funeral Service.