Bill was a devout Florida Gator Fan.
“So give a cheer for the Orange and Blue
Forever pride of Old Florida,
May she droop never.
We'll sing a song for the flag today,
Cheer for the team at play.
On to the goal,
We'll fight our way for Flor-i-da:
William Eugene "Bill" Helton, 51, of Guin, Ala., passed away Friday Feb. 24, 2023 at UAB Hospital.
He is survived by wife, Kelley Helton; children, Katelyn (Adam) Calerich and Robert Bailey; mother, Lillie Helton Boyette; siblings, Debra (Dale) Gore, Susie Olson, Randy Helton, and Eddie McMillan; aunt, Louise Roszell; and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and cousins.
He is preceded in death by father, Edward E. Helton; brother, Johnny Helton; and grandparents, Clarin and Luevadie Miles and Eugene and Opal Helton.
Visitation was held on Sunday Feb. 26 at the Hamilton Funeral Home Chapel.
Hamilton Funeral Home
161 Falcon Circle
Hamilton, AL 35570
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