Jean Helms passed away peacefully Sunday, January 3, 2021, at Diversicare of Oak Ridge in Oak Ridge, TN. She was 88 years old.
Jean B Helms born Jean Marie Brady in Westchester, PA. Jean moved with her children from New Jersey to Knoxville, TN in 1968. Jean moved from Knoxville to Oak Ridge where she lived for 23 years with her beloved husband, Rollins (Pete) Helms. In Tennessee, Jean worked at Highland Memorial Park and Oak Ridge Memorial Park.
Jean is preceded in death by her mother Gertrude (Crowe) Brady and father Dewey Brady, her son Fredrick J. Dick III, and her sister Joan DeHenzel.
Jean is survived by her husband Rollins (Pete) Helms, daughter Cynthia J. Dick, sons Raymond K. Dick (Ok Cha), Gary Wayne Dick (Rene'), and Jeffrey B. Dick. Jean leaves behind 8 loving grandchildren and 9 wonderful great grandchildren.
Visitation for Jean Helms will be held Friday, January 8, 2021, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Martin Oak Ridge Funeral Home, 1017 Oak Ridge Turnpike, in Oak Ridge. The family asks that everyone wear masks and follow recommended precautions. A private graveside service will be held for the family.
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (ET)
Martin Oak Ridge Funeral Home
Oak Ridge, TN 37830