Helen Juanita Wright Waddle, age 85, of Pine Bluff, died Thursday, May 24, 2012 at Trinity Village Medical Center. She was born February 27, 1927 at Dumas the daughter of the late Staple Wright and Christine Glaser Wright. She was married to Robert Hilton Waddle of Oklahoma City for over 50 years, and they lived the majority of their married life in the San Diego area. Mr. Waddle passed away in May of 1999.

Helen Juanita Wright Waddle, age 85, of Pine Bluff, died Thursday, May 24, 2012 at Trinity Village Medical Center. She was born February 27, 1927 at Dumas the daughter of the late Staple Wright and Christine Glaser Wright. She was married to Robert Hilton Waddle of Oklahoma City for over 50 years, and they lived the majority of their married life in the San Diego area. Mr. Waddle passed away in May of 1999.

Helenís childhood was spent mostly at Hamburg, Ark. with her grandmother, Sally Morgan. She moved to Pine Bluff and attended Pine Bluff High School before later graduating from high school in Oklahoma City. She was a homemaker and of the Jehovahís Witness faith.

She was also predeceased by a daughter, Sunny Elaine Bratt, and a son James Frederick Waddle.

Her survivors include a son, Robert David Waddle of Thailand; a grandson, Royce Hilton Waddle of Thailand; son-in-law, Clayton Bratt of Tahlequah, Okla.; and a first-cousin and caregiver, Martha Hughes and husband Edwin of Pine Bluff.

Private services will be held in Fitzhugh Cemetery by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services.

Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com