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 Laura <I>Johnson</I> Helton

Laura Johnson Helton

Drill, Russell County, Virginia, USA
Death 28 Jun 2012 (aged 74)
Abingdon, Washington County, Virginia, USA
Burial Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 92762751 · View Source
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Mrs. Laura Johnson Helton, age 74, of Drill, Virginia, passed away Thursday (June 28, 2012) in an Abingdon, Virginia hospital. Born December 10, 1937 in Drill, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Evans and Nethia Johnson. A lifelong resident of the area, she was a member of Drill Freewill Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Joe Helton, one son, Ricky Wayne Helton, two sisters, Ollie Sheperd and Edith Rakes, and three brothers, Bert Johnson, Arvil "Peanut" Johnson, and Evan Johnson. Survivors include two daughters, Sandra Helton of Honaker, Cathern Huffman and husband, Ellis of Lebanon; two sons, Randy Helton of Drill and Richard Helton of Elk Garden; three grandchildren, Zachery Helton and wife, Dez, Ha'Leigh Nichols and husband, Allen, and Lucas Helton; three great-grandchildren, Skyler Helton, Brooklyn Nichols, and Zoe Helton; five sisters, Edna Woodard of Manassas Park, Mabel Perkins and Alice Johnson both of Honaker, Violet Keen and husband, Donald of Gainesville, and Betty Wolford of Lebanon; one brother, Eugene Johnson of Prosperity, South Carolina; several nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be conducted at 8:00 PM Saturday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia with Rev. Jim Pratt officiating. Graveside services will be 10:00 AM Sunday in the Helton Cemetery on Stinson Ridge with Rev. Ralph Dye officiating. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to assemble at the cemetery. Relatives and friends will serve as pallbearers. Friends may call at the Honaker Funeral Home from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Saturday. Online condolences may be made at

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  • Created by: Vernon Miller
  • Added: 29 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92762751
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Johnson Helton (10 Dec 1937–28 Jun 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92762751, citing Helton Cemetery, Buchanan County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Vernon Miller (contributor 47101395) .