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35 Duke St.
P.O. Drawer 525
Granite Falls, NC 28630
Phone: (828) 396-3385
Fax: (828) 396-4055
Warren Helton

Warren Doffice Helton

Wednesday, July 8th, 1936 - Friday, March 8th, 2019
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Warren Doffice Helton also known as “ Papa Smurf “, age 82, of Granite Falls, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on March 8, 2019, at Caldwell Memorial Hospital. He was born July 8, 1936, son of the late Jones Henry Helton and Dillie Smith Helton.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Eugene Helton, Jake Helton and Cecil Helton; two sisters, Soretha Helton and Hazel Triplett..

Warren was retired from the Town of Granite Falls Public Works Division and was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and cemetery official.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Betty Lingerfelt Helton of the home; three sons, Dannie Helton (Rita) of Icard, Dwight Helton (Donna) of Granite Falls, and Dwayne Helton (Pam) of Connelly Springs; daughter, Sandra Townsend of Lenoir; eight grandchildren and eight
great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at Mackie Funeral Home on Monday, March 11, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 PM. The funeral will take place on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Clyde Bumgarner and Rev. Chad Baldwin. Burial will be in Sunset Hills Cemetery in Granite Falls.



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  • Visitation

    Monday, March 11th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Monday, March 11th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Mackie Funeral Home
    Address
    35 Duke Street
    GRANITE FALLS, NC 28630
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  • Service

    Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Mt Carmel Baptist Church
    Address
    Christie Road
    Granite Falls, N.C., NC 28630
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    Officiant
    Rev. Clyde Bumgarner
  • Interment

    Location
    Sunset Hills Cemetery
    Address
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