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Miriam D. Helton, age 87 of Rocky Point, NC, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 26, 2012.

Miriam was born on June 16, 1925, in New Hanover County, daughter of the late Hugh Tyler and Cora Lee Stone Tyler.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Joe Helton and three sisters.

She was a member of Castle Hayne Baptist Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Miriam is survived by her children, Patricia Williamson of Rocky Point, Joanne Bryan of Castle Hayne, and Alvin and his wife Julie Helton of Castle Hayne; 8 Grandchildren, 9 Great-Grandchildren and 6 Great-Great-Grandchildren, as well as her sister, Shirley Stephenson.

Visitation will be from 1:00pm to 2:00pm on Saturday, 29 December 2012, at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Home, 3915 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403.

Funeral Service will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Coble Ward Smith Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 1311 Shipyard Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28411.

The staff of Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Miriam D. Helton.

Online condolences at StarNewsOnline.com

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Dec. 28 to Dec. 29, 2012
Arrangements under the direction of:
Coble Ward-Smith Funeral & Cremation Service
3915 Oleander Drive | Wilmington, NC 28403 | (910) 791-4444
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