Helen Howard Boone
1928 — 2021
Newton, NC -- Helen Howard Boone a long-time resident of Abernethy Laurel's retirement village died Sunday, January 31, 2021. Mrs. Boone was born January 12, 1928 to the late J.C. Howard and Florence Saunders Howard of Sherrills Ford, NC. Mrs. Boone is a 1949 graduate of Appalachian State University, where she was May Queen in that same year. She taught at Long Creek Elementary School in Huntersville, NC before marrying Walter S. Boone in 1950 and moving to Harriman, TN. She became a homemaker at that time and became the mother of Steve and David. Her life was dedicated to being a mother, homemaker and serving others. She was described by many as a sweet southern lady and worked...