Obituary for Margaret Helton
Margaret E. Helton, 75, of Clarksburg, WV, passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the WVU Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. She was born in Kingsport, TN on May 18, 1942, a daughter of the late Marjorie Cox Jennings. Margaret is survived by her husband of 55 years, Troy Allen Helton.
In addition to her husband Margaret is survived by three children: Sherry Melisa Shea and husband Jim of Salem, OH, Troy Allen Helton Jr. and wife Penny of Volga, and Shannon Wade Helton and girlfriend Andrea Wilson of Clarksburg; one brother, Ernest Jennings of Church Hill, TN; nine grandchildren: Krystal Estes (Josh), Jennifer Helton, Curtis Helton, April Griseto (Donald), Josh Barker, Briana Barker, Matthew Kopcsak, Abbie Shea, and James Shea; five great-grandchildren: Alexander Reyes, Isabella Griseto, Anthony Coss, Kylie Helton, and Harley Estes; a niece Amy Jennings; and a nephew Micky Jennings.
In addition to her mother Margaret was preceded in death by siblings: Frank Jennings, Hansel Jennings Jr., Jason Jennings, Zola Mae Morelock, and infant twins Johnny and Jane; and one great-grandchild Marissa Helton.
Margaret was a homemaker who enjoyed cleaning and keeping her home tidy as well as gardening. She loved shopping whether it was her daily trips to the Dollar Store, or online with home shopping and Amazon. Margaret also loved her Chihuahua “Angel,” and always made sure she was well cared for.
Family and friends will be received at the Davis-Weaver Funeral Home 329 E. Main Street Clarksburg, WV on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 1 until 3pm for a Celebration of Margaret’s Life. Online condolences, www.davisweaverfuneralhome.com The Davis-Weaver Funeral Home is honored to serve the Helton Family during this time.