This week in Canton history... Posted in: Columns CANTON HERALD JULY 15, 1965 Funeral Services: Mrs. Helen Jane Haynes, 40, Ben Wheeler, died Monday in a Tyler hospital after a long illness. Service was Tuesday afternoon at the Van Baptist Church with burial in Haven of Memories under direction of Hilliard Funeral Home. Mrs. Birdie Pirtle, 73, died Saturday in a ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!