Helen Faye Plank

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    Helen Faye Plank of St. James, Missouri was born on August 10, 1933 in St. Louis, Missouri to Louie Dillon and Grace Louisa Tomlinson Plank and passed away on Sunday November 17, 2019 at the age of 86 years.


    She loved to sew and did sewing for her sisters when they were growing up. She was more than a big sister, she was always there for them and for the family. She worked for the telephone company in St. James, Missouri as the business secretary for many years for Jack Bartruff. She then worked for the St. James School for over 40 years.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Louie Dillon and Grace Plank; one brother, Louie Plank; and one niece, Kim Pilger.
    She is survived by three sisters, Janet Grace Snelson of St. James, Missouri, Patsy Ruth Pilger of St. James, Missouri and Joyce Ann Wiseman of Florissant, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at noon on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri with Stephen Brubaker officiating.
    Pallbearers were family and friends.
    Burial was in the St. James Cemetery.
    Arrangements are under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.