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Emmitt Bob Helker 1927 - 2014

Emmitt Bob Helker
1927 - 2014

Emmitt Bob Helker, 87, of Amarillo died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. on Jan. 10, 2015, in Forrest, N.M. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Amarillo

Emmitt Bob Helker was born Oct. 4, 1927, in Forrest to John and Katie LaGrange Helker. He worked as a cowboy for many years. He had worked at Bain Ranch.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Beverly Laufer.

Survivors include a son, Bob Helker of Amarillo; three daughters, Emma Morgan of Mesa, Ariz., Judy Callison of Tucumcari, N.M., Cindy Lindsey of Panhandle; three brothers, Orville Helker of Forrest, Leach Helker of Colorado and Ennis Helker of Oklahoma; a sister, Versi of Oklahoma; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

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