HELEN AMES ECHOLS, 89, passed away Feb. 9, 2017
in Willow Park, TX, with burial in Greenwood
Helen was born Sept. 23, 1927 in Ranger, TX to
Lee & Lucieall Ames. She attended Ranger High
School in the Class of 1945 and married Elmer
Virgil Echols in 1946. She was a lifetime member
of Normandale Baptist Church in west Fort Worth.
Helen taught Sunday School for forty years. An
Avon representative in west Fort Worth for fifty
She was preceded in death by her husband Elmer
Virgil Echols; brother, Harold Ames (RHS-1939);
sisters, Dorothy Ames Keener (RHS-1935) & Joyce
Survivors: Son, Ronnie Echols and wife, Gloria;
daughters, Connie Baumann and husband, Randy,
Tammy Routte and husband, Richard; seven grand-
children; eight great-grandchildren.