Helen Marie Carre Cherry of Canyon Lake, formerly of Nederland & Port Neches, passed away June 18, 2012 at Eden Hill Communities in New Braunfels, Tx. She was born in Beaumont, Tx on Oct. 23, 1921 to Albert & Delilah Carre.
Helen is preceded in death by her loving husband of 64 years, Robert, also her son-in-law Alex Powell, and brother Ellis Carre.
She is survived by her daughters Janice Powell of Canyon Lake, Shirlene Davis & partner Sam of Clearwater Florida; her sons Robert Cherry and wife Lynn of Beaumont, Carre Cherry & wife Donna of Nederland; sister Edna Collins & Harold of Bridge City; brothers Ray Carre & Glenda of Port Neches, Raymond Carre of Port Neches, & Cecil Carre & Bettye of Odessa; 10 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, & 3 great, great grandchildren.
A viewing for family & friends will be held at 9:00 am on Friday, June 22 at First Baptist Church of Canyon Lake. Funeral services began at 10:00 am with burial following in Fischer Cemetery in Fischer, Tx. Funeral services were provided through Crofts Funeral Home, 911 Mesquite, Blanco, TX., 830 833-4523, firstname.lastname@example.org.