Helen Rawlings

Helen Rawlings, 76, formerly of Springfield, Mo., died August 5, 2012, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence, Ks.

Helen was born November 11, 1936, in Springfield, Mo. to Roy G and Jesse Gregory. She attended Southwestern Missouri State and was a member of Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority. She owned and operated the H&R Block business in Monett, Mo for over 15 years.

She is survived by her 3 children: Cheryl Weaver and husband Doug of Lawrence, Ks; Mike Rawlings and wife Lori of Columbia, Mo; Pat Rawlings of San Jose, CA,10 grandchildren, and her siblings Eleanor Pierce and husband Bill, Leroy Gregory and wife Vanda, and Roger Gregory.

Services will be held in Dallas, Tx. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions sent to Douglas Co. Senior Center, 745 Vermont St., Lawrence, KS 66044.