Helen L. McCollum, age 71 of the Hubbertville community, passed away Monday, March 16, 2020 at her residence after an extended battle with cancer. Helen was born on January 25, 1949 to William Raymond McCollum and Willie Nell Blanchard McCollum. She was a 1967 graduate of West Highland High School in Fayette, AL. Helen was self-employed running her own business and serving the public for over 30 years.
She is survived by her devoted daughter, Chylciale “Hope” McCollum Washington of Jacksonville, AL, her sisters, Bonnie McCollum of Eldridge, and Dean Hollingsworth of Winfield, and Remy, her faithful four-legged companion along with a host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond McCollum and Willie Nell McCollum and two sisters, Hazel McCollum and Mary Jo Wilson.
Helen’s family will receive family and friends on Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with a graveside service and burial to following at the McCollum Family Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made in Helen’s honor to the; American Cancer Society at, https://www.cancer.org/involved/donate or to Breast Cancer Awareness at, https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the McCollum family.