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[August 14, 2014]
LINCOLN - Helen Overbey, 95, of
Lincoln, passed away at 4:12 a.m. on Thursday, August 14, 2014, at
Symphony of Lincoln.
Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Lincoln
1:00 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Helen Overbey, 95, of Lincoln, passed away at 4:12
a.m. on Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Symphony of
Helen was born on August 31, 1918, in Auburn, IL,
daughter of Alvis Zepho and Emma Grace Colwell
Laughner. She was united in marriage to Ira F.
Overbey on May 27, 1938, in St. Charles, MO. He
preceded her in death in September of 1987. Helen is
survived by her children: Darlene Naugle of
Lawndale, IL; David (Luana) Overbey of Kingsland,
TX; Tommy (Linda K.) Overbey of Chestnut, IL; and
her sister: Mary Jane Dunn of Springfield, IL; and
also many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and
great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death
by her parents, husband, and daughter: Sharon Ealy,
and sister: Marguerite Overbey.
Helen worked for 18 years at the US Corrugated Box
Factory as a tape operator and she retired in 1981.
She was also a member of the First Baptist Church in
Services for Helen will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday
August 18, 2014 at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Lincoln with Robert Williams officiating.
Visitation will be from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday August
17, 2014 also at the funeral home. Burial at Elkhart
Cemetery will follow the service. Memorials may be
given to the American Diabetes Association.
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