Graveside services for Helen Vathis Avirett will be held Saturday, Dec. 21, at 2 p.m. in the Magnolia Cemetery, Bluff Road and 24th Street, Apalachicola.



Born and raised in Apalachicola, she passed away at age 91 on Nov. 13, 2013.



She was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church, a graduate of Chapman High School and 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.