Donald Lee Helm

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Donald Lee Helm passed away Nov. 8, 2019 near Graham. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the First United Methodist Church in Graham with interment following in Pioneer Cemetery. McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Don was born March 25, 1941 in Fort Worth, and moved to the Possum Kingdom / Graham area in 1996. He was the owner/dealer of Don Helm Chevrolet Dodge from 1996 until 2010, and loved spending time visiting with his customers. Don was an avid fisherman and hunter who enjoyed nothing more than spending time at his hunting lease. He was a big fan of the Graham Steers and Lady Blues and was a proud sponsor the Young County Rodeo for many years. In his younger days, Don was an avid quarter horse showman and saddle bronc rider. He was a long-time member of Birdville Baptist Church, and later in life the PK Community Church.

Survivors include three sons, Craig Helm and wife Olga, Matthew Helm and wife Kellye, Darren Helm and wife Brenda; seven grandchildren, Ozzy Trejo, Matthew Queen, Mallory Crutcher, Peyton Darling, Matthew Conner Helm, Nick Helm and Abbie Helm.

Don was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Helm, a brother Herby Helm and by a sister, Carlene Messer.

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