Helen Nadine McCarty, 95, a resident of Chillicothe, Mo., died Sunday, April 7, 2013 at Pershing Health Systems, Brookfield, Mo.
Helen was born the daughter of Joseph and Vera (Burchett) Graves on Nov. 6, 1917, in Chillicothe, Mo. She married Maurice McCarty in 1933 in Princeton, Mo. He preceded her in death in 1973.
Helen was a lifelong resident of Chillicothe, Mo. She was employed at Lambert Glove Factory for more than 50 years. She was a member of the St. Columban’s Catholic Church, Chillicothe, Mo. She enjoyed traveling.
Survivors include one daughter, Shirley Eskew, Chillicothe, Mo.; two grandchildren, Butch Eskew and wife Lillian, Brookfield, Mo., and Jacalyn Figg and companion Francisco Quintero, Chillicothe, Mo.; seven great grandchildren, David Eskew and wife Jena, Chillicothe, Mo., Jessica Hatcher, Chillicothe, Mo., Breanna Vieth and husband Chris, Sedalia, Mo., Tanya Figg and companion Eric McKinzie, Chillicothe, Mo., Brian Buckman, Warrensburg, Mo., Ashley Guyer and husband Andy, Warrensburg, Mo., Travis Guyer, Linneus, Mo.; eight great great-grandchildren, Todd Christo, Madyson Eskew, Quinten Eskew, Braden Constant, MaKayla McKinzie, Carson Aguilar-Figg, Elena Quintero-Figg, and Caleb Hearon; one brother, Bill Florence, Clinton, Mo.; four nieces, Eloise Bradley, Willadene Kinneson, Rita Thompson, and Lori Perry and husband Dale; and two nephews, Louis McCarty and wife Alice, and Rick Florence and wife Tammy.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Maurice McCarty, one son, Maurice Jr., one sister, Bonnie Jean Wilson, and one niece, Audra Parker.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the St. Columban’s Catholic Church, Chillicothe, Mo., on Thursday, April 11, 2013, at 10 a.m. A parish rosary will be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at 6 p.m. with a visitation to follow. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Wednesday from 12 until 9 p.m. Burial will be held at St. Columban’s Catholic Cemetery, Chillicothe, Mo.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Helen Nadine McCarty Memorial Fund and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindeyfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.