of Benton, AR
December 5, 1949 - June 30, 2017
Helen Irene Redden, 67, of Benton passed from this earthly life to her Heavenly home on June 30, 2017, surrounded by family. She was born December 5, 1949 in Saline County. She is preceded in death by her parents, Marion and Mamie Sparks; a brother, James Charles Sparks; a sister, Ethel Brotherton; and a son-in-law, Thomas Davies.She is survived by her husband of forty-one years, Warren "Butch" Redden III; daughters, Cheryl Davies Bryant (Brian) , Heather Treat (Chris), Amanda Ashton (Vinny); one son, Warren Redden IV (Tomye); eleven grandchildren, Jay, Sam, Kate & Mary Davies, Caden Treat, Jillian & Josie Mae Ashton, Bailey, Jamie, Lacey and Raynie Redden; three brothers, Bill Sparks, Roy Gene Sparks (Darlene) and Clyde Sparks (Judy); one sister, Joyce Rogers; and a host of nieces and nephews, other family and friends.Helen was a loving, happy, selfless woman whose joy in life was her family, especially her grandchildren. Anyone who knew her, knew she loved photographs, fishing, Godzilla movies and British comedies. She was a woman of tremendous strength and faith who through her three and half year battle with cancer, fought until the very end with grace and a joyful spirit. She will be missed by all who loved her.A small Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at New Hope United Methodist Church in Benton, Arkansas at 2:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers for the family, please send flowers or donations to Saline Hospice of Bryant, who took excellent care of her in her final days.
Dear Butch: So sorry for your loss...your high school classmates are thinking of you at this time.
Cheryl-Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Love,Mark, Shawna, Kyle, Kaleb and Kenzie Kling
Heather, God bless all of you and your families in this time of your life ..... Prayers for comfort and hugs ... Give your dad a hug for me ... Hang in there ...
Amanda,I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. Love, Ty and Rachel
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. May the love of those around you help in the days ahead.