Cosmo editor put down state, but here she’ll rest

Posted: November 29, 2012 at 2:41 a.m.

Longtime Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Helen Gurley Brown’s headstone stands in Sisco Cemetery in Osage. Although she died Aug. 13, no one seems to know when her remains will be brought back to Arkansas for burial. Her husband is buried nearby.

The late Helen Gurley Brown, unabashed in her disdain for her home state, valued family above all and perhaps saw Arkansas as a formative place in her life, for good or bad.

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