Mrs. Helen Christine Graves, age 68, passed away May 15, 2016 in Scobey, MS. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Wednesday May 18, 2016 at Springhill Church of God of Prophecy, Oakland, MS. The funeral service is May 19, 2016 at Springhill Church of God of Prophecy at 2:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery, Cascilla, MS.
Mrs. Graves, a homemaker and member of Springhill Church of God of Prophecy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend; a woman that always helped her neighbors and her church.
She is survived by her husband, Leonard Graves, Scobey, MS, three daughters, Sheri (Roger) Jackson of Scobey, MS, Kristi Hynes, Sardis, MS, and Mandi Guin of Scobey, MS, two sons, Nathaniel (Michelle) Guin of Dresden, TN and Steven Paul (Jennifer) Guin of Charleston, MS; one sister Wanda Trejo of Paris, TN; two brothers, Joe Tyson of Charleston, MS and Bennie (Patricia) Tyson of New Concord, KY; fifteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Graves is preceded in death by her parents, Starnes W. and Izetta E. Tyson and a brother Johnny Tyson.
Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Hospice Care, Oxford, MS
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