Helen Crabb Pope, 95, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Friday, June 12, 2020, at her residence.
Born May 25, 1925, in Mooresville, N.C., she was a daughter of the late J.C. Crabb and Ola Dancy Crabb. Mrs. Pope was a 1942 graduate of Mooresville High School, a graduate of Kings College and attended Gardner Webb University.
She worked as a secretary at Wake Forest University and then worked as a Real Estate Broker. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church, where she was in the Little Women Sunday School Class.
Mrs. Pope was preceded in death by her husbands, Charles Stephen Beck, who died in WWII, and William Henry “Dick” Pope in 1993; daughter, Patricia “Pat” Lea Pope Brown; and brothers, Howard, Monroe, Bobby, and Mack Crabb.
She is survived by her son, Stephen “Steve” Beck Pope (Janet) of Mooresville; son-in-law, Al Brown Jr. of Boca Raton, Fla.; grandchildren, Jamie Pope, Travis Brown (Corrine), Tiffany Moore (Sean) and Brian Sweezy (Susie); great grandchildren, Connor, Cayden and Cameron Brown, Olivia and Lyla Moore, and J.R. and Madison Sweezy; and three great-great grandchildren.
Helen’s family would like to acknowledge and thank Sofia for her many years of loving care and friendship.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at Southside Baptist Church, Mooresville, with Rev. Mark Ball officiating. Burial will follow in Willow Valley Cemetery, Mooresville. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service in the church fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 525 S. Broad Street, Mooresville, NC 28115, or Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the Pope family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.