Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Anna Marie Helm, 87, Adair County, KY (1933-2020)

Anna Marie Helm passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at the Summit Manor Nursing Home in Columbia. She was 87 years old.

All services will be held privately, and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be left at

She was born January 23, 1933 in Glensfork, Ky to the late Fred Turner & Ella Mae Grant Collins.

She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church. Marie dedicated her life to her family and her faith in Christ. She enjoyed ministering to others through song and was an avid gospel music fan.

Marie's joy in this life was her family and her role as Wife, Mother, Granny and Gran Gran.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Polerine Helm; 3 sisters, Ruth Bledsoe, Ruby Hadley, Laura Grant; and 2 nephews.

Survivors include:
  • Her son: Larry (Wanda) Helm, Jamestown
  • Two grandchildren: Larimie (Shane) Richardson, Russell Springs, Derrick (Terran) Helm, Jamestown
  • Three great grandchildren: Clay Richardson, Giles Helm, Marian Helm
  • Several nieces and a host of friends
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Dixon Cemetery Fund. These can be made at Bernard Funeral Home.

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2020-04-23 11:43:09
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Anna Marie Helm, 87, Adair County, KY (1933-2020)

2020-04-23 - Adair Co., KY - Photo courtesy Bernard Funeral Home.
Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.