Obituary of Jesse Helms

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Jesse Helms

Jesse Alexander Helms Jr. (born October 18, 1921 in Monroe, North Carolina) was a politician who was best known for serving as a senator from North Carolina from 1973 to 2003 and as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee from 1995 to 2001. Jesse died on July 4, 2008 and his death was because of vascular dementia. He died at age 86.

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Jesse Helms Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Helms, Jesse
    • Common Name: Jesse Helms
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Monroe, North Carolina, United States
    • Birth Date: October 18, 1921
    • Age: 86 (at death)
    • Occupation: Politician
    • Active Years: 1973-2003
    • Political Affiliation: Republican
    • Net Worth: $10 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Pringles chips
    • Favorite Color: Navy (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Jesse's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Jesse Alexander Helms Jr.
    • Father: Jesse Alexander Helms Sr.
    • Mother: Ethel Mae Helms
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Dorothy Jane Coble (married 1942-2008, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Charles Helms
    • Daughter(s):
      • Jane Helms
      • Nancy Helms

Death Notice:

  • Date: July 04 2008 at age 86
  • Place: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
  • Cause of Death: Dementia (vascular)
  • Interment: Buried at Historic Oakwood Cemetery in Raleigh, North Carolina

Category Tags:

PoliticianAmerican Born on October 18th Born in 1921 Born in North CarolinaDied in 2008Died at age 86Died from Dementia

Quotable Quotes:

"Jesse Helms was a Republican Representative from North Carolina from 1977 until his assassination in 2011. (V)"

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-02-26 12:00:10
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