Helen Vathis Avirett, 91, went to be with our Lord, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013.



Born and raised in Apalachicola, she was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church and graduated from Chapman High School. Helen retired from the Department of Agriculture, State of Florida.



She was preceded in death by her husband Wallace Avirett; her parents Nicholas and Despina Vathis; brothers George, Costa, John and Tasso Vathis; and sister Lula Vathis George.



She is survived by one sister, Mary Spanolios, Tarpon Springs; many nephews and nieces; and her caregiver.



Burial will be in Apalachicola.