CAIRO, Ill. - Mable L. "Bo" Helt, 69, died at 3:05 a.m. Oct. 30, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Born April 6, 1937, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of the late Ardello William and Lucille Maudie Riehn Bentley, she was a self-employed care giver. She was a member of the Powerhouse of God Church, where she had worked in the music department and also with the U Turn Christian Youth Group in Sikeston, Mo. She was a former member of the Magnolia Manor Historical Society in Cairo and Soul Crusaders Gospel Group of Chaffee.
Survivors include: two sons, Richard (Darlene) Kinder and Wesley (Debbie) Kinder of Cape Girardeau; one daughter, Peggy (Mike) Moorhouse of O'Fallon, Mo.; one brother, Gary W. (Rheta) Bentley of Chaffee; four sisters, Jean Hanlon of St. Charles, Mo., Jackie (Pete) Mansker of St. Louis, LaWanda (Tooter) Talley of Dexter, Mo. and Bonnie Sadler of Sikeston, Mo.; one aunt, Olwen Riehn of Cape Girardeau; nine grandchildren, Derek (Kristie) Sissom of O'Fallon, Travis McGuire, Gabe Kinder, April Kinder, Dana Kinder and Scott Kinder of Cape Girardeau, Heather Kinder of St. Louis and Michelle McGuire of Chaffee: and one great-grandchild, Jacob McGuire of Chaffee.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, Danny, Glen, Bob and Bill Bentley.
Friends may call after 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, where services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. David Craig will officiate.
Burial will be in the Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee.
Pallbearers will be: Derek Sissom, Gabe Kinder, Travis McGuire, Scott Kinder, Gary Lynn Bentley and Jason Talley.