Mrs. Helen Paige Hale, 87, of Halls passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Halls First United Methodist Church, located at 110 Gate 6 Road in Halls, with the Rev. Barbara Blackmon-Fortune officiating. Burial will follow in Eureka Cemetery in the Forked Deer community.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the church.
Halls Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She was born March 15, 1931, to the late Willie and Frances (Thurmond) Paige in Gates. She was married to the late John W. Hale Sr. for over 41 years.
She was a member of Eureka United Methodist Church in Forked Deer and was an active member of the United Methodist Women, Friends of the Halls Public Library, Halls Veteran Museum and was also an associated member of the Halls First United Methodist Church.
She was a graduate of Halls High School where she retired as a bookkeeper and secretary after 39 and a half years of service.
She will be truly missed by her family, friends, students and faculty.
She is survived by a son, Dr. John W. Hale Jr. and wife Jane. She also leaves two grandchildren, Chelsea Hale and John W. Hale III. She is also survived by a sister-in-law, Frances Paige of Bells, as well as, several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three sisters, Virginia Walpole, Shirley Bullington and Ann Ross; and four brothers, James Paige, Leon Paige, W.C. Paige and Lewis Paige.