Helen Ruth Washington
September 11, 1924 – March 20, 2021
Helen Ruth Washington, age 96 of Laura, Ohio passed away suddenly at her home on March 20, 2021 at 9:12 AM. Born in Darke County, Ohio on September 11, 1924 she was a daughter to the late Charles & Nanny (Black) Thompson. Helen attended Woodington Congregation Church regularly, in Greenville, Ohio. She spent her life taking care of her family, and was a good companion to all who knew her. She was very artistic and enjoyed painting; as well as being a great seamstress and upholsterer. She will truly be missed.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Donald E. Washington: 2 sisters and 4 brothers.
Helen is survived by her daughter Rita Bridges: sister Betty Lutz: grandchildren Tyler (Linda) Bridges; Bruce Lynn: great-grandchildren Taylor (Cody) Bridges; Jarryd (Chelsey) Bridges; Jenna, Sean, Dexter, Keyshaun, Jackie, Morgan, Chase, Billy, Nate, Owen, Raphael Bridges: as well as several nieces and nephews.
There are no services scheduled for Helen at this time. Arrangements entrusted to Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. www.zecharbailey.com.