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In Memory of

Helen Bryant Proctor

March 18, 1923 - June 18, 2017

Obituary


Helen Bryant Proctor passed away on June 18, 2017. She was 94 years old. Helen was born in Lakeland, FL and settled in Sarasota, FL where she attended Sarasota High School. It was in Sarasota that she met and married Smith (Smitty) Proctor. Helen worked many years for Adams & Houser Hardware in Sarasota, as a bookkeeper. Her joy was her love of sewing, cooking, baseball, and most of all, her family. She will be dearly missed by all. Helen was predeceased by her parents, her husband, Smith and one brother, Herman Bryant.

Helen Bryant Proctor passed away on June 18, 2017. She was 94 years old. Helen was born in Lakeland, FL and settled in Sarasota, FL where she attended Sarasota High School. It was in Sarasota that she met and married Smith (Smitty) Proctor. Helen worked many years for Adams & Houser Hardware in Sarasota, as a bookkeeper. Her joy was her love of sewing, cooking, baseball, and most of all, her family. She will be dearly missed by all. Helen was predeceased by her parents, her husband, Smith and one brother, Herman Bryant.

She is survived by her brother Jack (Marti) Bryant, Sarasota, Fl. her son, Dan (Deb) Proctor of Beverly Hills, Fl., and her daughter Sharon (LeRoy) Swinyer, Jacksonville, Fl., and one niece, Jackie Kelly, Sarasota, FL. Helen was lovingly referred to as "Nana" by her 4 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

There will be a graveside service at Sarasota Memorial Park where she will be laid to rest beside her predeceased husband of 35 years.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Beaches Funeral Home, 1701 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32250. (904) 249-2374. www.hardage-giddensbeacheschapel.com or www.dignitymemorial.com