Dona Lynn Helms, 50, of Falkville passed away peacefully after a long illness at Cullman Medical Center. Dona was born April 26, 1966 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was the daughter of the late Donald and Sarah Bazzell. She was preceded in death by her late husband, Von Helms and brother, Gary Bazzell.
She is survived by her current husband, Daniel Hickey; two sons, Michael Hickey (Christina) and William Scott; daughter, Sarah Helms (Blake); six stepchildren; two sisters, Katy Braun (Werner) of Southwest Ranches, Florida and Julie Carlson (Dan) of Hawkins, Wisconsin; 19 grandchildren and many nephews and nieces.
Dona loved playing Bingo, and spending time with family and friends. Dona will be cremated and laid to rest next to her late husband Von at New Salem Baptist Cemetery in Somerville.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Dona’s name to the American Lung Association. Hartselle Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family.