Mrs. Helen Vick McCollum

Mrs. Helen Vick McCollum, 94, of Ellijay, died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016.

She was born Oct. 29, 1922, in Gilmer County to the late Moses and Irene Troglin Vick. She worked in the textile industry and was a member of the Sunlight Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by husband, Homer Eugene McCollum.

She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, David and Ruby McCollum, Danny and Teena McCollum; daughters, Yvonne Dotson, Shelia Jenkins, all of Ellijay; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sister, Perlene Jenkins, of Douglasville; and several nieces and nephews.

  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with Minster David Mullins officiating.  

Pallbearers were Lamar Walker, Scott McCollum, Lamar Craig, Jonathan Pettigrew, Shawn Dotson, Joseph McCollum and Allen McCollum. 

Interment was in the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at

  Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006