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Helen Stokes, 1926-2021


Last updated 1/27/2021 at 6:17pm

Helen Elizabeth Stokes, 94, of Lake Wales, went to her heavenly home on Jan. 17, 2021, in Lakeland, FL. A private graveside service will be held on Friday, Jan. 22.

Helen was born in Tampa to Abbie and Addie Jenkins on Feb. 13, 1926. She spent her childhood in Ybor and moved to Lake Wales in her early teens where she met the love of her life, Glen V. Stokes. Helen and Glen spent their first date going to church in the back of a pickup truck. They were married on March 28, 1946 in Lake Wales and spent their honeymoon on a Troop Train headed to California where Glen was stationed for the...

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