- Last Updated on 04:24 PM 12/26/13
Ms. Helen Delois Brandon of South Boston died Dec. 22, 2013, at The Woodview Nursing Home at the age of 83.
Ms. Brandon was born in Halifax County on Jan. 22, 1930 the daughter of the late Mr. James Richard Brandon and Mrs. Pattie Roberts Brandon. At an early age she joined White Oak Fork Baptist Church.
Survivors include one granddaughter, Mrs. Veronica Freeman and husband Martin of Las Vegas, Nev.; one great-grandson, Xavier; two sisters, Ms. Mildred Brandon of South Boston and Mrs. Inez Baptist of San Diego, Calif.; one son-in-law, Mr. Donald Poole; and a host of other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, one daughter, Delois Poole; one grandson, Patrick Poole; three sisters, Annie Lee Wyatt, Mamie Brandon and Mary Elizabeth Brandon; and two brothers, John Norman Brandon and Coleman Brandon, also preceded Ms. Brandon in death.
A private graveside service will be held Saturday, Dec. 28, at 11 a.m. at the Brandon Family Cemetery, Mason Chapel Road, Alton. Min. Carolyn Brandon will officiate.
At the family’s request there will be no public viewing.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.