Helen John McCoy Buck, 93, passed away in Corpus Christi on December 21, 2009. Helen was born in Goree, Texas on June 24, 1916. She was the daughter of Edgar McCoy, Sr. and Cordelia Eugenia Allen McCoy.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Jack R. L. Buck; her two brothers, A. W. McCoy and Edgar McCoy, Jr.; and one sister, Ola Lee Pearson.

Helen is survived by one daughter, Janene Williams (Eugene Luke Williams, III) of Corpus Christi, Texas; two grandchildren, Eugene Luke, IV (Claudia) of Littleton, Colorado and Matthew Lee (Holly) of Corpus Christi, Texas; three great-grandchildren, Erick Lee, Alexandra Marie and a third on the way; one sister, Julia Jane Bartine of Katy, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Steven Gaither officiating.

Burial followed at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in Kingsville, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to River Hills Baptist Church or your favorite charity.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home