KITTS — Avery Helton, 82 of Kitts passed away Saturday May 17, 2014 at the Harlan Health & Rehabilitation Center.
Avery was born April 23, 1932 to the late Hiram H. and Maggie Irene Farley Helton. He served his country during the Korean War as a Veteran of the United States Marines.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers, Nathanial "Trap", Lawrence, Hobart, Cleve, Elijah, and Charles; his sister, Gladys; his sister-in-law, Edna G. Helton.
He is survived by his brothers, Howard Helton of Rio Vista and Kenneth L. Helton of Stockton, CA; he leaves several nieces, nephews, and many friends, including the staff at the Harlan Health & Rehabilitation Center.
Visitation will be Wednesday (May 21) from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm at the Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm in the Chapel of Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home with Rev. Jack Carmical officiating.
Burial will follow in the Resthaven Cemetery with the Harlan Honor Guard providing Military Rites.
Condolences may be left at www.aljfh.com or www.harlanobits.net
Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Howard Family.