Helen Tebbs Schwartz of Scottsdale, Ariz., died peacefully on Jan. 19, 2016. She was born to Jesse Meeks and Harriett (Hattie) Merrill Tebbs on Aug. 6, 1935, at the Tebbs farm near Cowley. She was the third daughter in the family.
Preceding her in death was her infant son, Richard, and her parents, grandparents and her beloved husband, Dr. John Schwartz, who died Nov. 23, 2016, eight weeks before her death.
Her funeral will be held in Scottsdale on Feb. 6 at the LDS chapel, where she spent many years as an organist and pianist and held various jobs with her musical talents.