Obituary: Helen S. Albright

May 15, 1918 – December 9, 2020

Helen S. Albright, 102, of Shoals, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at the Loogootee Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born May 15, 1918, in Shoals, Indiana to John L. and Minnie (Stiles) Sherfick. She married Elzia Albright on April 11, 1946, in Lawrence County and he preceded her in death on March 9, 1993. She retired from Johnson and Chenoweth Ford Agency as a Bookkeeper and Parts Clerk with 18
years of service. She was also a homemaker.

Helen was a 1936 Graduate of Shoals High School; was a lifelong member of the Shoals Christian Church where she served as Bible School Nursery teacher for a number of years; was a 50-year member of the V.C. Meredith Homemakers Club and a member of the Shoals Senior Citizens.

Survivors include three children, Roberta J. Tedrow of Shoals, John L. (Gayla) Albright of Austin, Indiana, and Sharon E. Albright Bruner of Evansville; two grandsons, Adam Tedrow of Shoals and Ian Bruner of
Temple, Texas; two granddaughters, Jill (Chris) Wadsworth of Shoals and Rhea (Matt) Sperling of Arlington, Indiana; great-grandchild, Rudolph Harrison Sperling; two step-grandchildren Joshua Doboze of Austin, Indiana and Genesis (Joshua) Kaufman of Crothersville; step great-granddaughter, Alysse Wadsworth; step great-grandson, Henry Kaufman; nephew, Joseph (Karen) Sherfick of Ellettsville; great-niece, Abby Sherfick and great-nephew A.J. Sherfick.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; one brother Robert L. Sherfick; grandson, Grayson Scott Bruner; and a son-in-law, Ronald Bruner.

Funeral services are 1 p.m. Monday at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals with Pastor Matt Sullivan officiating. Burial will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the time of service on Monday.

Contributions in Helen’s memory may be made to the Shoals Christian Church, P.O. Box 425, Shoals, Indiana 47581.

The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes has been entrusted with the arrangements.