Charlotte Ann Hamburger-Hollis Helms, 80, Independence, Kansas went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, January 18, 2019 in Independence, Kansas. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019 at The First Christian Church with Mark Lyon officiating. The family will receive friends from 10-11:00 a.m. at the church.
Charlotte was a beloved wife, mother, and friend to many. She had a deep love of music always involved in playing the piano and singing in church and community choirs. Charlotte’s unwavering faith in God, gift of conversation and positive attitude endeared her to all. She will be missed, but remembered with joy.
Charlotte was preceded in death by Jim her husband of 52 years and son, Loy Helms. Those left to cherish her memory are her four children. Cheryle Bennett and husband Greg, Kelley Carroll and husband, Rusty, Sabra Futrell and husband Brent and Jim Helms and wife Debbie. Charlotte also has 16 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Sue Houston, two sister-in-law’s Cathy Brown, Ginny Starks, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Harry Hynes Hospice-2404 W. 8th St. Coffeyville, Kansas 67337 or a charity of choice.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the staff of Gran Villas assisted living facility for the countless acts of kindness and caring given to Charlotte and her family during this time.
To leave a special message for the family please visit www.webbrodrickfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Webb & Rodrick Chapel and Crematory.
Kelly, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I pray God will comfort you and your family as only He can, and fill the void left in your heart with more of Himself. Take care.
Gail NilesCary, NC
You have been in our prayers since we first learned of your mom's home going. "Peace Like A River" comes when we know our loved one is with Jesus.
Karen & Don
Don & Karen DuganHolly Springs, NC
I am sincerely saddened by the loss of your Mom. But to know she is with Jesus Christ her Savior means she is whole and you will see her again in heaven.
Linda PopeApex, NC
Kelly, our sympathy and prayers go out to you and your family in this time of your loss. Love in Christ.
William BarberApex, NC