PENNELL, Helen A., 98, of the Monroe County Care Center, formerly of Beallsville died Tuesday at the Center.

She was born January 10, 1914 near Armstrong Mills, a daughter of the late Oscar and Francis Wright Roberts. Helen was a member of the First Christian Church in Beallsville and also the Dorcas Circle.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Warren, also by her daughter, Nancy Pennell O’Connor; three sisters, Emma Keney, Hazel Hopton, and Wanda Weekley. Surviving are a daughter, Karen (Wayne) Huffman, of Woodsfield and a son, Dale (Mary) Pennell, of Cambridge; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Friday from 5- 8 p.m. at the Harper Funeral Home where funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. Interment will follow in Beallsville Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at