Helen E. Fite, 75, died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2008, at Westwood Hills Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Born April 16, 1933, in Mountain Home, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William McKinley Lankford and Peral Lucille Brown.
On Oct. 20, 1946, in Portageville, Mo., she married Robert L. Fite, who preceded her in death.
Survivors include four daughters, Wilma Kay Thomas, Vila Jane Roberts, Karonia Lee Beck and Tiffany Jane Fite; two sons, Robert and Jerry Fite and numerous grandchildren.
Burial was in the Portageville Cemetery.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home in Caruthersville, Mo., was in charge of arrangements.