Irene Helms Thomas MONROE - Mrs. Irene Helms Thomas passed away on March 21, 2013, at Hospice of Union County. Funeral services will be held at First Baptist Church of Marshville, 1636 Old Highway 74, Marshville, NC, at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, conducted by the Rev. Frank Crump and Rev. Britt Hadley. The family will receive visitors at the church from 2:00 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. before the service. Interment will follow in the Marshville City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Union County, 700 West Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe, NC 28110 or to the First Baptist Church of Marshville, P.O. Box 667, Marshville, NC 28103 or to Central United Methodist Church, 801 South Hayne Street, Monroe, NC 28112 will be much appreciated. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mcewenmonroechapel.com. McEwen Funeral and Cremation Service of Monroe is serving the family of Mrs. Thomas.
Published in Charlotte Observer on Mar. 23, 2013