Helen R. Dickey, age 81, died Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City, Kansas. She was born on January 1, 1936 in Emporia, the daughter of Roy & Margaret Heaney Parker. She moved to Memphis, Tennessee in 1968 where she worked for Saunders & Associates as a Food Broker and Secretary until 1992 when she moved back to Healy, Kansas.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Healy. She was a member and officer of the National Organization of Women in Memphis, Tenn., a CASA volunteer, Healy UMW and an election volunteer.
On June 11, 1953, she married Elliott D. Dickey in Kansas City. He died on February 21, 2012.
Survivors include three daughters, Donna McLelland of Healy, Kansas, Lisa Schneider & Rick Davis of Memphis, Tennessee, Rita & Scott Burch of Atlanta, Georgia, One Brother, Don & Gerri Parker of Conception, Missouri, Two Brother In Laws - Harold Dickey of Dighton, Kansas, Keith Dickey of Healy, Kansas, six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial services will be held at the United Methodist Church in Healy at 11:00 a.m. Saturday. Memorials may be given to the Healy United Methodist Church or Lane County Library c/o Price & Sons Funeral Home.
Interment will be in the Healy Cemetery. There will be no calling times.