On December 2, 1947, Helen Ruth Buie was born to the late Eddie and Susie Mae Duncan Buie in Columbiana, Alabama.
Helen confessed Christ at an early age and united with Union Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend W.E. Jones. Helen was educated at Shelby County Training School.
Helen was called home early on Sunday morning, October 12, 2014 at Shelby Ridge Nursing Home, Alabaster, Alabama.
Helen is preceded in death by six brothers: Henry Buie, Homer Buie, William Buie, Duncan Buie, Harry Buie and George Buie.
Helen's everlasting memories will be cherished by her children, Demetrius (Kassandra) Buie of Alpine, Alabama, Aristotle Buie, Pleshette Buie, Fesha Buie, Deundrae Buie, all of Cincinnati, Ohio, Katie Buie, of Columbiana, Alabama; three brothers, Eddie Buie and Earnest (Ruthie) Buie, both of Columbiana, Alabama and Arnold (Merle) Buie, of Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Betty Waters of Detroit, Michigan and Sara (Rickey) Kidd of Columbiana, Alabama; two sisters-in-law, Gail Buie, of Columbiana and Gloria Buie, of Sylacauga, Alabama; seventeen grandchildren, five great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.