GALLIPOLIS — Helen Louise Pratt, 92, of Gallipolis, passed away at 2:59 a.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Edgewood Manor of Wellston.
Born Dec. 18, 1921, in Mason County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Pearl and Stella Harmon Hayman. She was a homemaker and was a very kind and gentle soul. She had a loving and generous heart and was always giving to others.
Helen is survived by her two daughters, Stella (Dan) Kiesling, of Gallipolis, and Sharon (Randy) Patterson, of Bidwell; sons Michael (Patty) Pratt, of Chillicothe, and Garry (Sheila) Pratt, of Bidwell; brother Paul Hayman, of Point Pleasant; and sisters Esther Hayman, of Point Pleasant, and Sherry Cogar, of Point Pleasant. Helen was a grandmother of 10, great-grandmother of 14 and great-great grandmother of five.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Terry Pratt and Jonny Pratt; brothers James Hayman and Steven Hayman; and sisters Mae Atkinson and Eleanor Long.
In keeping with Helen's wishes, no funeral services will be held. A private family memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensfuneralhomes.com. Cremeens Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Pratt family.