- Born: 28 Feb 1929, Camden Carroll , County , Indiana
- Marriage: Kenneth Mc Vay
- Died: 29 Dec 1989, Lafayette , Indiana at age 60
- Buried: Davis Cementery, Cass County Indiana
Birth: Feb. 28, 1929
Death: Dec. 29, 1989
Services for Helen McVay, 60, Rt. 2, Delphi, will be held at 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday in Fisher Funeral Chapel.
She died at 8:35 p.m. Friday in St. Elizabeth Hospital, Lafayette.
Born Feb. 24, 1929, in Camden, she was the daughter of Floyd and Martha Shepherd Shanks. On June 30, 1948, she was married in Burnettsville to Kenneth McVay, who survives.
She retired as the head waitress of the NCO Club at Grissom Air Force Base.
A member of Burnettsville Baptist Church, she attended Idaville Churchof God.
Also surviving are two sons, Gerald W., Chalmers, and Curt E.,
Cincinnati, Ohio; one daughter, Tammy J. Wakeland, Findlay, Ohio; two brothers, Richard Shanks, Flora, and Charles Harold Shanks, Delphi; one sister, Esther Shepherd, Muncie; and six grandchildren.
One brother and one son preceded in death.
Officiating at the services will be the Rev, Al Rockey. Burial will be in Davis Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday in the funeral chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mary Margaret Center of St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Floyd Emerson Shanks (1893 - 1985)
Martha Shepard Shanks (1903 - 1979)
Kenneth McVay (1922 - 1990)
Burnettsville (White County)
Record added: Oct 18, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12091371
Helen married Kenneth Mc Vay, son of Lewis Delbert Mc Vay and Gladys Birdella Meeker. (Kenneth Mc Vay was born on 14 Jan 1922, died on 2 Jan 1990 and was buried in Davis Cementery, Cass County Indiana.)