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Helen Marie Handford

March 30, 1936 - September 13, 2020

Helen's Obituary

A private graveside celebration service will be held for Mrs. Helen Marie Humphrey-Handford who passed away on Sunday September 13, 2020.

Helen was born on March 30, 1936 in Bainbridge, Georgia to the parentage of Ivo Humphrey and Daisy Humphrey.

Mrs. Handford was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Handford; daughter, Anna Davis; parents, Ivo & Daisy Humphrey; five brothers and sisters; granddaughter, Neketar.

She leaves to cherish memories of her with three sons, Andrew Handford and wife, Chinnell, Connell Handford and wife, Sandy and Donald Handford and wife, Julie; one daughter, Evelyn Handford; grandchildren, Claude, Andrew, Jr, Connell, Jr, Jonathan, Katherine, Andrew, Connesia and Donald, Jr.; twenty six great grandchildren; one brother, Pete Humphrey; two sisters, Gwen Mills and husband, Burn, Gussie Rucker and other relatives and friends.

There will be a viewing on Friday September 25, 2020 at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, Florida from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Due to the current CDC restrictions, we are asking that you use the visitation as an opportunity to pay your final respect. For your convenience and safety, we have extended our visitation hours.

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