Mr. Carlie "Red" Junior Helms of Bonifay, FL passed away on Friday, February 15, 2013. He was 75.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, at Smith Chapel Assembly of God Church with Rev. John Pettis officiating and Sorrells Funeral Home of Geneva directing.The family will receive friends at Smith Chapel beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Monday and Mr. Helms will remain at the church until service time.
Mr. Helms was born on July 22, 1937 in Holmes County to the late Carlie G. and Vermer Ree Merritt Helms.
In addition to his parents, three brothers: Clarance Frank Helms, Robert Wayne Helms and Jerry Helms preceded him in death.Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Sandra Gail Cheatom Helms of Bonifay; three daughters: Laura "Cricket" L. Tolley (Dean) of Hampton, TN, Mildred "Mickey" E. Raines (Gerald) of Bonifay and Clara "Candy" L. Green (Patrick) of Crawfordville, FL; two brothers: Donald G. Helms and Billie Helms; two sisters: Jaunita Anderson and Ouida Ree McIntyre; eight grandchildren: Jeremy R. Raines, Jennifer R. Bamman, Shelley E. Raines, Jeffery E. Raines, Michael C. Raines, Aleasha G. Green, Joedee A. Green and Patrick J. Green Jr. ; ten great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and other extended family and friends.
Stevie, Dusty, Terri, Danny, Patrick and Donnie will serve as pallbearers.