Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Helen Deitz Ledford


01/06/1929 - 03/09/2018


Helen Louise Deitz Ledford, age 89, of Hayesville, NC passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 at her home.

She was born in Towns County, GA to the late Oliver and Buna Moody Deitz. Helen was a homemaker, and enjoyed doing things outside, like gardening. She was a member of the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Lesley Ledford; and one brother, Earl Deitz.

She is survived by her daughter, Joyce Myers of Hayesville, NC; one brother, Carl Deitz of Lawrensville, GA; one grandchild Shawn Myers; and one great grandchild, Jacob Wood-Myers.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Townson Rose Funeral Home in Hayesville, NC. Rev. Jimmy Rogers will officiate. Eulogy will be given by Brenda Seins. Burial will be in the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery in Warne, NC.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Townson Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Hayesville, NC.

Townson Rose Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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