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 Helen <I>Dodson</I> Stokes

Helen Dodson Stokes

Douglasville, Douglas County, Georgia, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 94)
Darlington County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Florence, Florence County, South Carolina, USA
Plot "Garden Of Prayer"
Memorial ID 100026401 · View Source
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Helen Dodson Stokes, age 94, of Darlington died Wednesday, October 31, 2012 in the McLeod Hospice House. A Celebration of her life will be held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, November 3rd, in Darlington Presbyterian Church, with a visitation immediately following the service. A private burial will be held prior to the service in Mt. Hope Cemetery, directed by Belk Funeral Home.

Born March 11, 1918 in Douglasville, GA, she was the daughter of the late Radar and Ruth Vansant Dodson. Mrs. Stokes was a charter member of St. Paul Methodist Church in Florence and had most recently attended Darlington Presbyterian in Darlington with her daughter.

Surviving is her daughter and son-in-law, Gail and John M. Milling of Darlington, daughter-in-law, Judy Stokes of Florence, grandchildren: Dana (Steve)Paveglio, Faye (Joel) Baker, Kaye Barnes, Harry "Bubba" (Lorraine) Stokes, Adam Stokes, Jonathan (Cydney) Milling, Lee (Anna) Milling, Helen (Stephen) M. Carroll and sixteen great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to The Lord Cares, PO Box 1457, Darlington, SC 29540.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Lee Stokes and her son, Harry ‘Penny' Stokes.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Barbara Gregg, her long time sitter; Oakhaven Nursing Home, especially Antonia Eaddy and the McLeod Hospice House for all their kindness during this time.

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  • Created by: Barbara Lehman
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100026401
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Dodson Stokes (11 Mar 1918–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100026401, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Florence, Florence County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Lehman (contributor 47154879) .