Mary Louise Helton New, age 77, of
the Blue John Community of Burnside passed from this life on
Monday, March 6, 2017 at her residence.
Mary was born on Sept. 20, 1939 in
Pulaski County, Kentucky to the late Carl Raymond Helton and
Irene Hair Helton. She was employed for a number of years
at Oakwood and First Source of Somerset. Mary enjoyed
quilting, and spending time with her family and church friends.
She also loved her dogs. Mary was a dedicated member of Mt.
Union Baptist Church in Keno, Kentucky.
She was preceded in death by her
parents, her husband; Floyd T. New, a son; Floyd Raymond New,
brother; Edd Helton and sister; Nancy Lee Helton. Her
grandchildren; David New, John Terry and Kevin Price along with
two great-grand children
Mary leaves to mourn her passing; her
sons; James William (Angela) New of Antioch Shores, Bernard
Artman (Lana) of Somerset, Clinton Cheyenne (Connie Ruth) of
Keno Community, and Leslie Thomas (Sandra) New of Burnside.
Daughters; Teresa L. (Lenvel) Terry of Keno Community and
Loretta B. (Anthony) Turley of Paris, KY. Eighteen
Grandchildren; Jennifer Helton, April Thomas, Brandy, John and
Brian Terry and Victoria Dowell, Virginia, Danielle, Adam,
Bethany, Hadassah, Tommy New, Nena Roberts, and Autumn Price.
Thirty Great-grandchildren and one Great-great grandchild.
The family will receive friends for
visitation on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the Chapel
at Southern Oaks Funeral Home and after 1:00 p.m. on Friday,
March 10, 2017 at Mt. Union Baptist Church in the Keno
Funeral Services will be Friday,
March 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mt. Union Baptist Church in
Keno, with Bro. Perry Dobbs Officiating. Interment will
follow in the Sloans Valley Cemetery in Sloans Valley, Kentucky.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in
charge of arrangements.