Bobby Gene Helton

Mf HeltonBobby Gene Helton, age 57, resident of Whiteville, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday evening, August 9, 2022 at Bolivar General Hospital in Bolivar, Tennessee.

Bobby was born June 8, 1965 in Collierville, Tennessee, the son of the late Bobby Helton and Carol Jean Free Helton. He was employed as a carpenter for many years and loved being outside and staying busy. Bobby would buy broken items just so he could fix them – or tear them up in the process. He truly loved his family and he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Mr. Helton is survived by his daughter, Kristin Helton; three sons, Matthew Helton, Joshua Helton and Vincent Helton (Selena); two brothers, Terry Helton (Tanya) and David Helton (Kathy); and four grandchildren, Addison, Harley, Carson and Dean.

Funeral Services for Mr. Helton will be held at 2 P.M. Monday, August 15, 2022 at the Peebles West Funeral Chapel at Oakland with Bro. Mike Hollaway, pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Rossville, Tennessee, officiating. Interment will follow in Old Macedonia Cemetery near Williston, Tennessee. A visitation for Mr. Helton will be from 12 noon until 2 P.M. Monday, August 15, 2022 at the Peebles West Funeral Chapel at Oakland.

Those honored to serve as pallbearers will be Josh Helton, Vincent Helton, David Helton, Terry Helton, Brandon Allen, Bill Helton and Johnny Mathis.

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