Mrs. Shirley J. Helton
Mrs. Shirley J. Helton, age 77, of Newnan, GA, died at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on Nov. 28, 2012.
She was born in Coweta County on July 27, 1935, to the late William L. Taylor and Ruth Davis Taylor.
She was a seamstress for many years at Playtex Apparel, Inc. She loved all beautiful flowers and watching all the different kinds of birds.
Mrs. Helton was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her son and grandson, Tennis Helton and Bruce Helton; granddaughter, Renee Helton; sister, Lucile O’Neil.
Surviving are her husband, Edward (Ed) Helton of Newnan; sons, Jerry Helton (Renatha), Terry Helton (Jenny), Eddie Helton (Barbara), Ted Helton (Glenda), and Johnny Helton (Beverly); brother, Rudolph Taylor; sisters, Shelby McMichael (Cecil), Virginia Smith, and Annette Coggin; 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com .

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, at the funeral home with Rev. Adam Grant officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today, Friday, 6-8 p.m.

Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, 770-253-4723.


More Obituaries

Mrs. Frances S. Lowe

Mrs. Frances S. Lowe, 92, of Newnan, GA, passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Savannah Court. She was born Feb. 28, 1922, in Atlanta, GA, t ... Read More


Ms. Mary Elaine Cannon

Mary Elaine Cannon, age 65, of Jonesboro, GA, passed away, Aug. 17, 2014. She is survived by her children, Carey Bryant (Theresa) Shelnutt o ... Read More


Mr. Jerry L. Pearson

Mr. Jerry L. Pearson of Newnan passed away August 17, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Marsha Wallace Pearson of Newnan; daughter, Susan Pe ... Read More


Mr. Raymond Robert Brucker

Mr. Raymond Robert Brucker, age 66, of Newnan, died at his residence on August 16, 2014. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on January 4, 1948, ... Read More


Mrs. Elizabeth Ingram Askew

Mrs. Elizabeth Ingram Askew, of Hogansville, died Friday, Aug. 15 2014, at West Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Askew was born Aug. 9, 1922, i ... Read More

Mr. Gary L. Carpenter

Mr. Gary L. Carpenter was born in Rome, GA, March 29, 1962, and passed away at his home in Newnan Aug. 10, 2014, after an extended illness. ... Read More