Born 4-8-1938 -- Died 6-15-2006
Jackie Lee Helton, of Elizabeth, Ark., son of the late John and Wanda Lavern (Martin) Helton, was born on April 8, 1938, in Kansas City, Kan. He died June 15, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 68.
Helton was united in marriage to Hazel Aleen Willis on March 19, 1964, at Miami, Okla., and to this union, two sons were born.
He worked as a CNA in nursing homes for many years and was of the Baptist faith.
He served his country in the United States Marine Corps for over 10 years.
Survivors include his wife, Aleen Helton of Elizabeth; two sons, Jeffrey Lynn Helton of Elizabeth and Stephen Mark Helton of Batesville; five grandchildren, April Tackitt of Viola, Kandice Helton of Viola, Dustin Lee Helton of Caulfield, Mo., Stephen Michael Helton of West Plains, Mo., and Ashley Nicole Helton of West Plains, and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Johnny Helton; a sister, Betty Helton; and a step-father.
Arrangements were under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.