Patricia Gilbert

LINCOLNTON - Patricia Diane Helms Gates Gilbert, 59, of Madison St., died April 12, 2013, at Caromont Regional Medical Center, Gastonia.

She was born July 9, 1953, in Gaston County, daughter of Kathleen Short Helms Byers of Lincolnton and the late Howard Franklin Helms.

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Monday at Carpenter's Funeral and Cremation Services.

Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Lincolnton.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Carpenter's Funeral and Cremation Services.

Memorials may be made to Spiritual Guidance Church, Mt. Holly.

Condolences may be made sent to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Apr. 17, 2013