Celestine Hall

STANLEY - Celestine "Teen" Helton Hall, 80, died March 25, 2013, at Stanley Total Living Center.

Ms. Hall, known as "Teen" was born Feb. 21, 1933, in Gaston County, to the late James Carl Helton and Mary Franklin Helton.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Hall and two sons, Terry Grant Haymore and Robert Dean Haymore. Teen was a long-time member of First Baptist Church of Stanley where she was a member of the Golden Years Club and was Director of Nursing for 38 years.

Survivors include her son, Douglas "Gene" Haymore and wife Kathy of Denver, special stepson, Jeff Hall and wife Wendy of Charlotte; daugh-ter, Deborah Gudger and husband Dr. James Gudger of Gastonia and stepdaughter, Vickie Hoke and husband Randy of Stanley; brother, Jimmy Helton and wife Mary of Olive Branch, Ms. and four sisters, Jean Tripp of Stanley, Mildred Pate and husband Bud of Stanley, Ruth Nations and husband Harold of Hernando, Ms. And also Vickie Whitener of Stanley; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church of Stanley with Dr. Tony Fullbright officiating.

Interment will follow at Hillcrest Gardens Cemetery in Mt. Holly.

Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, also at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Together We Build Fund, First Baptist Church of Stanley, P.O. Box 490, Stanley, NC 28164.

Arrangements Handled by Benson Funeral & Cremation Services, 101 Oak Grove St., Mt. Holly, NC. 704/827-1801.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Mar. 27, 2013