Helen Louise Purvis, 64, of Oak Grove, Louisiana died September 22, 2015.
She was born on August 1, 1951 at Lake Village and was the daughter of the late Jack C. and Helen Louise Ashley Reed.
She loved her family, especially her grandchildren, and enjoyed shopping. She also loved New Hope Baptist Church where she was a member.
Survivors include her husband of 44 years, Eddie Purvis of Oak Grove, Louisiana; two sons, Steven Ray Purvis and Marcus Wayne Purvis, both of Oak Grove, Louisiana; three brothers, Jack C. Reed of Eudora, Bob Reed of Jonesboro, and Bill Reed of Conway; a sister, Betty Reed Murphy of Carrolton, Mississippi; her grandchildren, Hunter Ray Purvis and Joseph Matthew Purvis; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on September 24 at 2 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church in Eudora. Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Eudora.
Visitation is September 23 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in Eudora.