GEORGIA FAYE HELMS, 74, Altoona, died June 13, 2015, at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Birmingham. A member of Mt. Carmel Methodist Church, she had worked at the Frosty Freeze restaurant in Blountsville for many years. Parents George Henry and Louise Bowman Minor predeceased her, as did husband Trenon Helms.
Surviving are children Pam (Phill) Dodd, Pinson, Kenneth Nix, Belinda Nix, both of Altoona, Anita (Jeff) Massey, Trussville, Barry Collier, Pinson, Ashley (Marshal) Kidd, Altoona; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; stepchildren Margie and Fred Spitalsky, Danny and Mary Helms, Evelyn and Joe Akin, Wayne and Suzanne Helms, Diane and Michael Hoops; step-grandchildren; step-great-grandchildren; sister Linda (Gerald) Blankenship, Birmingham; nephew Daniel Blankenship.
Joe Smith officiated the 2 p.m. service held June 16 at Blountsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was at Mt. Hebron Cemetery with Pam Dodd, Bryan Alldredge, Brock Nix, Dean Dodd, Mitch Koch, and Ken Nix serving as pallbearers.