Hellen Tyson of Toledo, Ohio died Saturday, March 5, 2011 at the age of 71. Helen was born in Harrisburg, PA, to the late Merchie McCourt and Janis Cutlip McCourt. She was a 1958 graduate of Webster Springs High School.
Hellen was preceded into death by her parents: Merchie and Janis McCourt, brother: James "Jimmy" McCourt, grandmother: Hulda Hall and Grandfather J.D. Cutlip.
Hellen is survived by her two daughters: Judith Darlene McWilliams of Kentucky, and Linda Sue Morris of Toledo, OH, companion of 30 years: Larry "Bo" Weaver of Toledo, OH, four brothers: Junior McCourt of Medina, OH, William "Bill" McCourt of Hale, MI, Bob McCourt of Diana, WV, and Richard "Dick" McCourt of Collierville, TN, one sister: Violet Meadows of Carrolton, KY, and lifelong best friend that she loved as a sister: Heady Cool Cogar of Diana, WV, she was also blessed with five grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Services will be held at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home in Webster Springs, WV, on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 11 AM with Rev. Cofer "Bud" Cochran officiating. Burial will follow at Holly River Baptist Church Cemetery in Diana. Friends will be received Wednesday, March 9, 2011 from 6PM-9PM. Online condolences may be made at doddreedfh.com