Helen Taylor Meadows, 85, beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend passed from her earthly life on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Care Center in Wilmington, NC
She was born December 10, 1932, the daughter of Buren Bailey Taylor and Elizabeth Louise Futch Taylor.
In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Haywood Meadows; and daughter, Hattie Marie Meadows.
Helen is survived by her children, John Harvey Meadows, Harold H. Meadows, Hazel Shingleton, and Hester Best (Thomas); six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; sister, Barbara Jordan (Jerry); and many extended family and friends.
Helen, with her warm heart and sweet spirit loved her family. She was loved and will be missed.
A private burial was held October 6, 2018 at Blakes Chapel Advent Christian Church Cemetery conducted by Pastor Steve Spearing and Pastor Lottie Rogers.
In lieu of flowers, please, support a family displaced by Hurricane Florence or make a donation to a charity of your choice.
Shared memories and condolences may be sent to the family by selecting "Guestbook" above.
A service of Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel.
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So sorry to hear my cousin had passed away.
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We're so very sorry to hear of Ms. Helen's passing. She was a true southern lady & will be greatly missed. Our condolences to all of her family.
Submitted by Dolly & Miranda on Oct 7 2018 06:49:17 PM
One of the sweetest souls I ever met. I first mett Miss Helen back in 1986 at a fish fry at her house. She treated this Texas Marine just like family. One of the many blessings I’ve counted in my lifetime.
Submitted by Dee Blunt on Oct 7 2018 09:22:02 AM
Helen was my next door neighbor.
She was a kind and giving person.
Loved her much.
Condolences to all the family.
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I'm so sorry....all the family is in my prayers.
Submitted by Elaine Brown on Oct 7 2018 08:19:29 AM
Sorry to hear this, praying for y'all.
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