Jeanie Helton


Jeanie Gail Helton, 61 of North Zulch, passed away March 17, 2016, at her home. Jeanie was born to Minnie Buckalew and Raymond Richey on Sept. 29, 1954, in Electra. Jeanie lived in North Zulch for five years and previously lived in Conroe. She was a homemaker and took care of her grandkids. She was known as “Granny” to everyone.

Janie was preceded in death by both her parents; a brother, Johnny Richey; and a sister, Brenda Richey. She is survived by her husband, Roger Helton of North Zulch; a son, Jeffery Helton of North Zulch; a brother, Charles Richey of Whitesboro; her sister, Jeanette Nichols of Clarksville, Tenn.; grandchildren, Tyler Helton, Heston Helton and Kaitlynn Helton; and a great-grandson, Kage Helton.

On Wednesday, March 23, visitation hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Madisonville Funeral Home. Funeral services will take place at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 24, at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Willowhole Cemetery in North Zulch.

Arrangements are under the direction of Madisonville Funeral Home.