Helen McCrillis

Thursday, July 16, 2020
Helen McCrillis

Helen McCrillis, 90, of Saint Francis, Ark., passed away July 15, 2020, at Campbell General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo.

She was born on September 29, 1929, in Greenway, Ark., and was the daughter of Orville and Clarice (Watson) Schultz.

Helen was united in marriage to Charles "Buddy" McCrillis on July 31, 1947, in St. Francis, on the family farm.

She was preceded in death by her father, Orville Schultz; mother, Clarice Schultz; husband, Charles "Buddy" McCrillis; great-grandson, Tyler Wayne George; son-in-laws, Eddie Pleasant and Dale Pleasant; brother, Kenneth Schultz.

Survivors include her daughter, Jeanette Pleasant, son, Dewayne McCrillis and wife Dena, son, Darrell McCrillis and wife Denise; grandchildren, Jerry Pleasant and wife Cindy, Lisa Pleasant and Jeremy Luttrell, Elisabeth Wofford and husband Edward, Jennifer Pleasant and husband Tommy, Christopher McCrillis and wife Kyndra, Scott McCrillis and wife Anna, Darren McCrillis and wife Jamie; great grandchildren, Steven Wofford, Mason George, Halley Sielert, Seth Wofford, Sydney Wofford, Olivia Lewis, Vivian Lewis, Kyndsey McCrillis, Carly McCrillis, Jordan McCrillis, Stella McCrillis, Brady McCrillis, Shephard McCrillis, Lucas McCrillis, Wren McCrillis, Camden McCrillis; great-great grandchild, Hazel Baker George; sister, Carol Galloway and husband John; sister-in-law, Marcelene Schultz; and many other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 17, at the Hall Cemetery, in St. Francis, with Bro. Chris Brantley officiating. Pallbearers will be Jerry Pleasant, Scott McCrillis, Darren McCrillis, Christopher McCrillis, Steven Wofford, Mason George, Seth Wofford and Jordan McCrillis.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.