Mrs. Helen Buckner

November 15, 1928 ~ September 19, 2019 (age 90)

Ms. Helen Buckner, was born on November 15, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri to the union of James Harris and Vivian Scott Harris.  She was preceded in death by her parents.  She  was also preceded in death by her daughter Marilyn Walker, sons Donald, David, Edward and Michael. 

Helen was baptized in Jesus name at a young age at First Free Will Baptist Church under Pastor Warfield. She attended West End Mount Carmel Full Gospel Baptist Church under the leadership of Bishop George White, Jr.Th.D.

Helen attended Lincoln Elementary School and Hadley High School.

Helen married Donald Buckner in 1943 and they remained married over thirty years. To this union eleven children were born. 

Helen loved playing games, pokeo, card games, spades, and penny slot machine.

On Thursday, September 19, 2019 at her home, Helen Harris Buckner entered into eternal peace to be with the Lord at the age of 90.

Helen leaves to cherish her memory, her children Earl Buckner (Mary), Ernest Buckner(Linda), Marie Rogers (Charles), Kenneth Buckner (Wanda), Deborah Stepney, and Sharon Buckner.  One sister Edith Harris, over 30 grandchildren, and many, many, many great and great-great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

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