Helen Williams Earnest
Funeral Date: 9/30/2008

Helen Williams Earnest, age 87, of Warren, AR. died Saturday September 27, at home. Born January 17, 1921 in New Edinburg, AR., a daughter of the late Lewis Arter Williams and Emma Jane Bryant Williams she was a retired nurses aid from the Arkansas Department of Health, Bradley County Division with 20 plus years service, charter member Calvary Baptist Church and the widow of Lt. Col. James W. Earnest, (Ret.) who died October 17, 1995. They were united in marriage January 29, 1943. Also, preceding her in death was a daughter in law Jane Earnest and a great-grandchild Abigail Grace Earnest. Survivors are 1 son Steven Earnest, Stephens, AR. 1 daughter Paula Garlington and spouse Doyle, Fordyce, AR. 1 brother Gordon H. Williams, Venice, FL. 4 grandchildren Shannon Earnest, Benton, AR., Lewis Earnest, Paragould, AR., Keith Garlington, Fordyce, AR., Wes Garlington, Hot Springs, AR. 4 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were 2:00 p.m. Tuesday September 30, Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Virgil Porter and Rev. Randy Murphy officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Mark Jennings. Burial was in Moseley Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Bob Powell, James Kitchens, Phillip Wylile, Ray Marcantel, David Sisson, Randall Carroll, Renious Harton and Larry Rawls. Honorary pallbearers were members Brown Lite Sunday School Class at Calvary Baptist Church. Memorials may be made to the Calvary Baptist Church, Sturgis and Arch Street, Warren, Ark. 71671 or the Hospice Angels of Pine Bluff, 8801 Camden Road, Chapel Village I, suite 13, Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603



Name: Marlon and Martha Jo Pierce
Message: Paula, our deepest sympathy to you in the loss of your mother. May you know God's peace and comfort at this time.

Name: Your cousins, Mary Ann, Richard & Judy
Message: As you grieve, know that we are praying for you and honoring the momory of Aunt Helen.

Name: Winnie McAdams and family
Message: We are praying for you. God has been good to allow you to have Mrs. Ernest this long and for her good life.

Message: Paula and Steve...we are praying for you and yours. May you feel the arms of love around you from Christ durning this time of your Mother being promoted from this world to the glory world. Tom and Nancy wright

Name: Debra Weeks (Dr. Pennington's Nurse)
Message: My deepest sympathy, My prayers are with the family. She was one of my favorite patients. She is in God's arms now, Smiling brightly.....

Name: Vada Adams
Message: You are in my prayers. I know how hard it is for you,having lost my own mother. May God bless and keep you.

Name: Gloria Williams Alpe
Message: Steven and Paula, You and your family are in my prayers during this time of loss. Miss Helen was always special to me on North Martin Street as well as Calvary. Love, Gloria

Name: Bart Langford
Message: Paula, I am so sorry for your loss and hurt. I will be praying for you. May God bless and keep you. Your friend.

Name: Lyndell Hughes

Name: Joann Abbott

Name: Betty Abbott

Name: Bobby and Brenda Erwin
Message: Our deepest sympathy