Helen Ozley

Helen OzleyHelen Elzine Ozley, 76, of Rushville, formerly of Cherokee Village, Ark., died at 3 a.m. Dec. 10, 2009, at Snyder’s Vaughn Haven Nursing Home in Rushville.

She was born Aug. 20, 1933, in Lawrence County, Ark., a daughter of Morris and Ruth Hilburn Richey. She married Harold Robert “Ike” Gulbrantson. She later married James Henry Ozley, on July 9, 1977, in Rockton. He survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Rick (and Fiona) Gulbrantson of Hot Springs, Ark., Rod Gulbrantson (and companion Jeanette Midkirk) of Rockford; two daughters, Michelle (and Phil) Fitzjarrald of Rushville and Lynn Ozley of Rockford; one sister, Onida Ellison of Eaton, Ark.; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at House Gregg Funeral Home in Lynn, Ark., with Luther Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Old Lebanon Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Old Lebanon Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to www.worthingtonfh.com.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 12/16/2009