Published 5/25/21


Helen Marie Ridner Francis died Monday, May 24th at her home in Illinois. She was born in Pulaski and was 89 years old. She was a waitress all of her life.

Visitation will be 3:00pm - 6:00pm Friday, May 28th at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home.

Services will be at 11:00am Saturday, May 29th in the chapel of Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery.

Survivors include a daughter, Brenda Osborne, son, Ronald Francis, 7 grandchildren, sisters Katie and Ethel, and brother, Leslie. 18 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great-Granddaughter.

Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements for Helen Marie Ridner Francis.