Helen Diane Russell Obituary

Helen Diane Russell, age 66, of Mena, Arkansas died Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock. She was born on Saturday, July 23, 1955 to Bobby Lee Robertson and Myrtle Helen (Clark) Robertson in Jackson, Mississippi.

Helen was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mena where she enjoyed participating in the Women's Bible Study and spreading the word of God. She made her living as a seamstress and specialized in wedding gowns and pageant dresses. Helen loved to see her customers happy when she presented them with her work. She was proud of her blue ribbons she obtained from the County Fairs for exhibiting her fine sewing skills. Helen enjoyed knitting and crocheting in her spare time. She loved to see her children do right. and she enjoyed Gospel music and listening to The Gaither's. Helen was a loving mother, aunt, sister, and a friend and will be missed by all who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Reggie Robertson.

Helen is survived by one son, Bryan Russell of Mena; one daughter, Penny Correri of Marryville, Tennessee; one brother, Pete Robertson of Longview, Texas; one sister, Marsha Williams of Mena, Arkansas; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.

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