Starting Sept. 5, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Georgia: Carroll County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Ruth Helton
Posted by: Lynn Reuss (ID *****0292) Date: June 27, 2013 at 10:53:20
In Reply to: Ruth Helton by Lynn R of 1883

Thank you so much Stu and Dr. Carolyn Scherm of the Carroll County Genealogical Society for the information. It means a lot.
Times-Georgian (Carrollton, GA) - Friday, August 24, 2007

Annie Ruth Helton, 80, of Carrollton, died Aug. 24, 2007.

Memorial services will be conducted Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel.

The family will receive friends Aug. 27 from 5 p.m. until the service hour.

Messages of condolences may be sent to the family at

Times-Georgian (Carrollton, GA) - Saturday, August 25, 2007

Annie Ruth McEwen Helton, 80, of Beulah Church Road, Carrollton, died Aug. 24.

She was born Nov. 11, 1926, in Carroll County to the late George Harrison McEwen and Annie Shell McEwen. She ran a winder machine for Carroll Mills for more than 50 years and was a member of Abilene Baptist Church.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by three children, Brenda Ruth Walker, Raiford Donald Helton Jr. and Jeese Cranton Ellison.

Survivors include a daughter, Debbie Eldridge; son, Jeffery Lee Helton, both of Carrollton; sister, Betty Street; brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Barbara McEwen, all of Carrollton; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. from Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel with Rev. Gregory Drake and Rev. Keith Jiles officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Dot Kesling, Cathy Nordholme, Charlie Cash, Keith Threadgill and Gary Threadgill. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Aug. 27 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Those who wish to make memorial contributions may donate to the American Heart Association or to your favorite charity. Messages of condolences may be made to the family at

Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel, Carrollton.

Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel
1312 Park Street
Carrollton, GA 30117
770-836-1466 770-214-2607 fax

Born: November 11, 1926
Place of Birth: Carroll County, Georgia
Death: August 24, 2007
Place of Death: Tanner Medical Center
Occupation: retired from cotton mill
Organizations: Member of Abilene Baptist Church

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network