Helena Ann Miles Blackwell

1914

Helena Ann Miles was born on 01 Nov 1914 in Richland, South Carolina, USA a child of Elisha Franklin Miles and Cynthia Ella Glover Miles Bouknight.

1920

Helena Miles was counted in the census on 03 Jan 1920 in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA as a 5-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father F L Miles; her mother, Cynthia Miles; and her siblings, Alfred Miles, May Miles, Woodrow Miles and Melvin Miles.

1930

Helena A Miles was counted in the census on 16 Apr 1930 in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA as a 15-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father Frank L Miles; her mother, Cynthia G Miles; and her siblings, May Miles, Woodrow F Miles and Melvin D Miles.

1940

Helena Miles was counted in the census on 25 Apr 1940 in Olympia, Richland, South Carolina, USA as a 25-year-old, female, married, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father Frank Miles; her mother, Cynthia Miles; her sibling, Melvin Miles; and her son, Thomas W. Blackwell.

1950

On February 6, 1950, Mrs W T Blackwell was listed as a living daughter in the obituary of Mr Frank L Miles.

1951

On October 30, 1951, Mrs. T. W. Blackwell was listed as the living mother in the obituary of Infant Son Blackwell.

1975

On September 11, 1975, Mrs. Thomas W. Blackwell was listed as a living daughter in the obituary of Mrs. Raymond Bouknight.

1977

She died on 03 Nov 1977 in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA at 1740 Dominion Drive. Helena Ann Miles was buried on 04 Nov 1977 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Union Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. T. W. Blackwell Services Conducted

Funeral services for Mrs. Thomas W. Blackwell were held today in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, conducted by Charles W. Woodrow. Burial was in Union Baptist Church Cemetery in Elgin.

Pallbearers were Edmund L. Dixon and Johnnie Dixon, Henry Caughman, Anthony T. Pellicci, Carl Johnson and Clarence Kirks.

Mrs. Blackwell, 63, the former Helena Ann Miles, of 1740 Dominion Drive, died Thursday at her home.

Born in Richland County, she was a daughter of the late Frank L Miles and Cynthia Glover Miles Bouknight. She attended the University of South Carolina, Draughon’s Buiness College and during World War II attended the Adult Education School of Lander College. She worked with the Veterans Administration and with the Counter Intelligence Corps of the Third Army during World War II.

Mrs. Blackwell was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Surviving are her husband; three sons, Thomas W. Blackwell, Jr., George R Blackwell, and Theodore “Ted” Blackwell; a sister, Mrs. J. W. (May) Goodwin; two brothers, Woodrow Miles and Melvin Miles, all of Columbia; and five grandchildren.

Mrs. Blackwell, Columbia, Dies

Mrs. Helena Ann Miles Blackwell, 63, wife of Thomas W. Blackwell of 1740 Dominion Drive, died Thursday at her home.

Born in Richland County, she was a daughter of the late Frank L. Miles and Cynthia Glover Miles Bouknight. She attended the University of South Carolina, Draughon’s Buiness College and during World War II attended the Adult Education School of Lander College. She worked with the Veterans Administration and with the Counter Intelligence Corps of the Third Army during World War II.

Mrs. Blackwell was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Surviving are her husband; three sons, Thomas W. Blackwell, Jr., George R Blackwell, and Theodore “Ted” Blackwell; a sister, Mrs. J. W. (May) Goodwin; two brothers, Woodrow Miles and Melvin Miles, all of Columbia; and five grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. today at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, conducted by Charles W. Woodrow. Burial will be in Union Baptist Church Cemetery in Elgin.

Pallbearers were Edmund L. Dixon and Johnnie Dixon, Henry Caughman, Anthony T. Pellicci, Carl Johnson and Clarence Kirks.

Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is in charge.

November 4, 1977 Columbia Record (published as THE COLUMBIA RECORD) Columbia, South Carolina Page 26
November 4, 1977  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina
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2001

On February 18, 2001, Helena Miles Blackwell was listed as a deceased sister in the obituary of May Goodwin.

2003

On October 24, 2003, Helena A Blackwell was listed as a deceased sister in the obituary of Mr. Woodrow Franklin Miles.

2007

On February 10, 2007, Helena Ann Miles Blackwell was listed as a deceased mother in the obituary of Thomas Walter “Buddy” Blackwell, Jr.

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