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Helen Jean Morrow to celebrate 95th birthday

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Helen Jean Morrow of Aledo will be celebrating her 95th birthday with a family dinner on May 1, 2011. Helen was born in rural Joy, and graduated from Joy High School.

She married Lester Morrow on Sept. 22, 1934. He passed away on Oct. 13, 1997. Helen and Lester have three sons, Gary (Larlaine) Morrow of McDonough, Ga.; Curt (Mardelle) Morrow of Andalusia; Greg Morrow of Chicago; and two daughters, Kathy (Mike) Sponsler of Aledo and Nancy Morrow (deceased);  eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

Helen worked at the Joy post office for 17 years, retiring in July of 1979, and was the Postmaster for the last nine years of her employment there.

Helen is a member Joy United Methodist Church.