NEW MADRID - Helen Ellis, 83, died May 19, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare in New Madrid.
Born Feb. 6, 1923, in New Madrid, she was the daughter of the late John J. and Margaret Roach Ellis.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Church in New Madrid. The Rev. Randy Tochtrop will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery in New Madrid.