Helen Verda (Dockery) Foley, age 91, of
Carthage, Missouri passed away, Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at her home after a
Helen was born January 30, 1926 in Irwin,
Missouri to Zella Beecher and Edna Mae (Harmon) Dockery. She graduated high school in La Jolla,
California and lived most of her life in the San Diego, California area until
moving to live with her son five years ago.
In 1945, she married Henry Kenneth Doerr and he preceded her in death
1979. She then married John Thomas Foley and he preceded her in death November
2002. Helen was an avid golfer and her
dog Micky 2 was the love of her life.
Helen leaves behind one son Kenneth Doerr
and wife Dee, Carthage, Missouri; grandchildren, Kalyn Doerr, Travis Doerr,
Gretchen and husband Stu Johnston, Dusty Doerr, and Brandy Mae Doerr, Blake and
wife Jesika Broaddus, and Samantha Hare; great-grandchildren, Katie Selinski,
Jake Johnston, Alex Johnston.
Preceding her in death were her two
husbands, and a son, Brandon Keith Doerr in 2002; five brothers, Cal, Stan
Howard, Loren, and Lee Dockery; three sisters, Minnie Dockery, Reba Owen, and
The family will receive friends 6:00 to
7:00 pm Friday, June 16, 2017 at Daniel Funeral Home.
Graveside services are scheduled at Glen
Abbey Cemetery, Bonita, California.
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