Mrs. Helen Anna Belle Shelden, age 88, of Hillview, returned to her Heavenly Father on Saturday, April 29, 2019.

Among those who preceded her in death are her husband, Jennings Shelden; parents, William and Ella Miller; sons, Phillip and Roger Shelden; several brothers and one sister.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Brenda Parker (Willie), Larry Shelden (Carol), and Keith Shelden (Tina); 24 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Wade Miles; and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2019 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Hwy. at Brooks Rd.) with burial at Mt. Holly Cemetery. Friends paid their respects on Wednesday from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Thursday from 9 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.