Hellen B. Chappell, 72, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2012. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, at Bethesda AOG Church in Oklahoma City. Graveside services will be at 3:30 p.m. at Little Cemetery. A viewing will be at John Ireland Funeral Home of Moore. Hellen was born Dec. 15, 1939, to Troy & Myrtle (Harris) Morphis, in Bearden. She met and married her husband of 52 years, Crandel E. Chappell, in Bakersfield, Calif. They were married March 5, 1960. Survivors include two sons and their spouses, Dr. Troy B. (colonel, retired) and Janet Chappell, and Mark E. and LaDonna Chappell; eight grandchildren, Corey, Katelyn, Helen, John, Brent, Ryan, Emily and Theresa; two great-grandchildren, Ellie and Haylie; and a sister and her family, Doris, Mike and Ace Erhart. The family thanks all those who cared and supported Hellen during her last few weeks.
Published on  June 20, 2012