Cover photo for Nelda Helmers's Obituary
Nelda Helmers Profile Photo
1941 Nelda 2023

Nelda Helmers

February 7, 1941 — March 18, 2023

Nelda Jean Helmers, 82, of Monahans, Texas, passed away on March 18, 2023, in Odessa, Texas.
She was born in Stonewall County to Howard Burton Williams and Mabel Clara Sherrod on February 7, 1941, and is preceded in death by her parents and her elder brother, Bill Williams.
Nelda is survived by her husband, Stanley Helmers of Monahans, Texas, her daughter, Shelly Welcher of Denver City, Texas, a sister, Dorothy Cranford and husband Del of Fritch, Texas, 3 grandchildren, Chris Welcher and wife Holly of Brownfield, Texas, Krista Welcher of Lubbock, Texas, Justin Rowan and wife Kara of Midland, Texas, and 3 great grandchildren, Kyle, Luke and Hallie.
Nelda was a loving wife and mother, kind to all, and generous to a fault.  Her greatest joy in life came from helping family, friends, and those in need.  She touched many lives and will be dearly missed by those she left behind.
Funeral services will be held in Monahans, Texas on March 22, 2023 at the Harkey Funeral Home Chapel at 1:00 p.m. and on March 23, 2023 at the First Baptist Church in Peacock, Texas at 1:00 p.m.  Burial will follow the second service at Double Mountain Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Shiloh Baptist Church, 300 West E St., Monahans, Texas 79756, or Peacock Baptist Church, 150 County Road 463, Aspermont, Texas 79502.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Nelda Helmers, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Harkey Funeral Home Chapel

210 S Allen Ave, Monahans, TX 79756

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 50

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree