The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

November 11, 2012

Helen Jeanette Eurit

The Joplin Globe


Helen Jeanette Eurit, 71, passed away on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at her residence.

She was born on April 11, 1941, in Lawton, Okla., to Bufford Bledsoe and Mary Killmer Bledsoe. Helen was a homemaker and loved her pet cat dearly.

She married Ronald Eurit on Oct. 22, 1969, in Miami, Okla. He preceded her in death on Oct. 14, 2009.

Helen was also preceded in death by her father; and a great-grandson, Brentley T. Eurit.

She is survived by her mother, Mary Bledsoe, of Carthage; brothers, Donald R. Bledsoe and wife, Jenny, of Seneca, Richard A. Bledsoe and wife, Gloria, of Neosho; son, Brian Eurit and wife, Angela, of Carl Junction; daughter, Susan Dodson and husband, Danny, of Joplin; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three step grandchildren; and six step great-grandchildren.

Helen has been taken for cremation. Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the chapel of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City. Burial will be follow in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery in Joplin.

Services are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.

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