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Mrs. Mary "Lib" Elizabeth (Helton) Cantrell

August 19, 1945 ~ August 5, 2017 (age 71)

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mary Elizabeth Cantrell who at 71 years young went to be with her Heavenly Father, Saturday,  August 5th, 2017. “Lib” was born to Alvin D. and Mary L. Helton in 1945 in Forsyth County, Georgia.


Mrs. Cantrell was preceded in death by her husband Charles Dennis “Red” Cantrell.


Lib has left a legacy of two brothers - James Helton of Gainesville, Georgia and Ray Helton of Goodyear, Arizona; three of her late husband’s children; Wilma Renne Cantrell, Wayne Dennis Cantrell and James Edward Cantrell all of Pendergrass, Georgia, four beautiful grandchildren whom she loves very much, Tyler, Tori, Megan and Carlie.


In her final days, Mary Elizabeth was cared for and loved at “Walden’s Cove” Assisted Living by  “Sherry” and staff. (Walden’s Cove – 1442 Johnson Mill Road, Jefferson, Georgia 30549)


Family and friends are welcomed to join Mary Elizabeth’s loved ones at Evans Funeral Home in Jefferson, Georgia on Monday, August 14th, 2017 at 11 AM. Reverend Bernice Collins will officiate. Burial will follow in the Blue Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Cleveland, Georgia.


Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.

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 Service Information

Funeral Service
August 14, 2017

11:00 AM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Interment following funeral service
August 14, 2017

Blue Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Three Sisters Trail
Cleveland, GA 30528

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