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Helen Mary Jane Crane

Helen Mary Jane Crane, age 91, of Hatfield, Arkansas passed Saturday, August 30, 2014 in Mena.

She was born March 19, 1923 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Brick Pomroy York and the late Martha Nevada Florida York. She was married to the late George Crane, Jr. for many happy years and was a loving homemaker. Helen served her country in the United States Air Force. She was a caring and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and a friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed.

She is survived by son John Crane of Hatfield, Arkansas; daughters Connie Beck of Hatfield, Arkansas, Kim Toon and husband Darrin of Watson, Oklahoma, Tammy Gibson of Hatfield, Arkansas; fourteen grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by parents Brick York and Martha York; husband George; son Bradley; and daughter Charlotte Beck.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in Beasley Wood Chapel with Brother Ron Tilley officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hatfield, Arkansas under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Pallbearers will be Kevin Toon, Brent Toon, James Jacobs, Mike Oglesby, Steve Oglesby, and Randy Oglesby.