Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms (1936 - 2017)

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Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms
1936 - 2017
updated December 11, 2019
Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms was born on February 26, 1936 in Doral, Florida. She was born into the Davis family and married into the Helms family. She was born to Erma Monte (Malone) Davis and Joseph Anthony Davis, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. Shirley married Charles Lee Helms. She died in January 2017 in Havana, Florida at age 80.

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Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms

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Shirley Helms was born on in Doral, Miami-Dade County, Florida United States

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Shirley Helms died in in Havana, Gadsden County, Florida United States 32333

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Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms Family Tree

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Shirley's Parents

Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms

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Erma Monte (Malone) Davis
November 1916 - November 1990
Joseph Anthony Davis
June 1915 - July 1983
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Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms & Charles Lee Helms

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Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms died in January 2017 in Havana, Florida at 80 years old. Shirley was born on February 26, 1936 in Doral, Florida. She was born to Erma Monte (Malone) Davis and Joseph Anthony Davis, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She married Charles Lee Helms.
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1936 - 2017 World Events

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In 1936, in the year that Shirley Gay (Davis) Helms was born, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1956, when she was 20 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1961, she was 25 years old when on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1974, when she was 38 years old, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

In 1999, at the age of 63 years old, Shirley was alive when the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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