Eddie E. Helton, age 68, of Greeneville died Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Johnson City Medical Center. Eddie was a good Christian man that loved everyone. He retired from Food Lion as the Produce Manager. He was an avid sports fan and loved the Braves and the Vols. He was known by many as the “The Big E” and loved by all that knew him.
Survivors include his loving wife of 20 years: Pam Helton; one step daughter: Amanda Fockler; a sister: Judy “Biddy” Helton; father-in-law: James Morelock; 4 brothers-in-law: James Morelock, Ken Morelock, Ronnie Wills and John Morelock; two sisters-in-law: Patti and Todd Marriott and Laura Hernandez; special nephews: Jason and Michelle Gray, Chris and Buffi Gray, Justin Kidwell, Keith Ricker and Tony Lane; special nieces: Melissa Lane and Jane Lane; great nephew: Peyton Gray; great niece: Hayley Gray; special friend: Dennis McIntosh; and his special dog: Buddy.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Toney and Jane Helton; sisters: Nancy, Jeannie, Mary, Shirley and JoAnn; mother-in-law: Mary Ruth Morelock; and two nephews: Marty Helton and Mic Dearstone.
At his request, there will be no formal services or visitation.