Obituary for Mrs. Mae Helen Hurd

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Mrs. Mae Helen Hurd

April 22, 1933 - May 26, 2018

Mrs. Mae Helen Hurd was born in Terrell, Texas April 22, 1933 to the parentage of the late Milton and Helen Woodard. She grew up in the loving, God filled and nurturing community of Terrell (Kaufman County) which set the foundation for her impactful life.

She accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior at an early age. She worked at Weber Cleaners for many years and then went on to work for Dallas Independent School District as a school crossing guard.

She was a committed and extremely devoted mother. She was an extraordinary; she treated everyone with respect and what a strong wise presence she represented.

Mae Helen absolutely loved spending quality time with her family.

Mae Helen passed away May 26, 2018; she is preceded in death by her son, Theodore Blaylock, her parents, 4 sisters and 3 brothers.

In loving memory, Mae Helen leaves as her living legacy: children, Debra Blaylock, Gloria B. Lane (Peanut) both of Dallas, TX, Helen Bennett of Plano, TX., Robert E. Blaylock and Arthur L. Blaylock both of Dallas, TX, 3 grandchildren, Byron Blaylock (Tanesha), Christopher Lane and Jessica Blaylock, 9 great grandchildren, 3 sisters, Vinnie Mae Holiness, Annie Turner both of Dallas, TX, Gloria Wallace of Los Angeles, CA, 2 brothers, Lacy Woodard of Ark. And Gene Woodard of Lancaster, TX, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives neighbors and friends.


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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Black and Clark Funeral Home


2517 E. Illinois Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75216

Service Information

Date: Friday, June 1, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Black and Clark Funeral Chapel


2517 E. Illinois Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75216


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Born: April 22, 1933
Died: May 26, 2018

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Helen Bennett posted on 6/13/18

In memory of , Helen Bennett lit a candle


Jennifer posted on 6/9/18

My condolences to you & your dear family. May God's loving & thrilling promise to reunite you soon again with your loved one comfort you & soothe your hearts in the days ahead. (Isaiah 25:8; 26:19; Revelation 21:3, 4)


Jessica Blaylock posted on 6/1/18

My dance partner..nobody can swing like love!!!


Jessica Blaylock posted on 6/1/18

A letter to my Grandma Thank you for supporting, loving, and be my best friend. You will be dearly missed.. You are a beautiful person inside and out. You smile lights up a room.. My memories will never fade cause you put it there. I thank God for giving you to me as my grandmother but now you have to return home to your heavenly father were you will be taken care of..way better than this fleshly world.. Love you so much!!!


Betty L Johnson posted on 5/31/18

TO: Helen and Family, You have my deepest sympathy during this difficult time. Absent from the body, present with the Lord. Your dear Mother is resting in the arms of Jesus. No more sorrow and suffering. Rest In Heaven Mrs. Hurd!


Jackie Jones posted on 5/31/18

To the Family Our prayers are with you as go thru this journey of the lost of your beloved Mother, Debra , Helen ,Gloria, Arthur Lee. Robert it will not be easy but God's Mercy and grace is sufficient for all that cast their care upon God and lean not to your own understanding ! Take care Family !!!!!


Jackie Jones posted on 5/31/18

To our Grandmother From Autranette Blaylock / Granddaughter You will be truly missed i wish there was more time so i could know you better but i'm grateful for the time i did spend with you !


Gloria Lane posted on 5/31/18

Mom, I going to miss you until the day I die. This heartache is unbearable. I Love You. Barefaced


Gloria Lane posted on 5/31/18

In memory of , Gloria Lane lit a candle