Mary Helen Barquin was born on Dec. 24, 1934, to Everett Frank Capps and Martha Julia Standridge in Tabler, Oklahoma. She entered into eternity on Sept. 10, 2021, in Spring, Texas with family by her side.
Mary Helen is preceded in death by her parents, Everett and Martha Capps; brother, Noble Capps; sister, Viola Hammons; husband, Carlos Barquin; daughter, Patty Saunders; granddaughter, Christine Figueroa, and grandson, Emilio Aguirre.
She is survived by her siblings, Rena Robertson, Beulah Boyd, Jimmy (Judy) Capps, JoAnn Capps, and Betty (Charles) Amerson; children, Brenda (Mike) Figueroa, Jerry (Sandra) Barquin, and Carl (Mark) Barquin; grandchildren, Thomas (Amanda) Aguirre, Deborah (Aaron) McCormick, Jon (Jessica) Figueroa, Cassandra (Gary) Selvidge, and Brittany Brandt; great-grandchildren, Trenton Haralson, Jon Figueroa, Amarah Figueroa, Jennie Figueroa, Gunner Figueroa, Orran McCormick, Harmony Aguirre, Cheyenne Figueroa, Hayden Aguirre, Emilia Aguirre, Chance Aguirre, Isaiah Aguirre, Leah Brandt, and Kendra Brandt.
A viewing will be Monday, Sept. 20 from 6 – 8 p.m. at McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel. The graveside service will be held Tuesday, Sept. 21, at Thatcher Cemetery at 10 a.m.
Services are cared for by McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel located at 112 E. Main St. Safford, Arizona 85546, 928-428-1740.