Mary Helen Ingram, 54, of Salem died Dec. 9, 2002, at Salem.
Born Oct. 28, 1948, at Columbia, Mo., she was the daughter of Paul Berry and Mary Elizabeth Crane Nicholas. She married George Kellie Ingram Aug. 31, 1973, at Columbia. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, and a secretary for Spring River Veterinary Clinic. She was a member of Salem First Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband; two sons -- David Ingram and his wife, Tausha, of Ash Flat, and Kellie Ingram and his wife, Sabrina, of Salem; a daughter, Wanda Frazier and her husband, Jeff, of West Plains, Mo.; a brother, Gary Sheets and his wife, Judy, of Columbia; two sisters -- Linda Griggs and Betty Baldridge, both of Columbia; eight grandchildren -- W.T. Ingram, Jesse Frazier, Clay Ingram, Cody Ingram, Bryce Ingram, Brandon Ingram, Hunter Frazier and Gracie Ingram.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
The funeral was Dec. 12 at Salem First Baptist Church with John Hodges officiating.
A graveside service and interment were Dec. 13 with Bob Wilkie officiating in the Bon Femme Cemetery in Columbia.
Pallbearers were Eric Reynolds, Ronnie Brown, Chris Youngblood, W.T. Ingram, Wesley Shaw and Gary J. Sheets.
Honorary pallbearers were Tom Greenstreet III and Loy Vern Mason.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.