Helen Wilson Mitchell Leach, age 92, Johnson City, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at the Johnson City Medical Center. She was a native of Yancey County, NC and lived most of her life in Texarkana, TX. Helen is a daughter of the late Walsey A. Wilson and Bessie Mae Williams Wilson.
She was of the Christian Faith. Helen worked as a Registered Nurse for many years before her retirement.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Christine Brackins Anclar; three brothers: Harvey Columbus Wilson, Jack V. Wilson and W.A. Wilson; three sisters: Sally Mae Carlson, Alice Ruth Palmer and Ferne Pence.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories, one son, Steve Mitchell, Greensboro, NC; two sisters: Maxine Phillippi, Johnson City and Mildred Virginia Lyle, Columbia, SC; several nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Saturday, December 28, 2019 in the Evergreen Mausoleum. Minister Ken Lytton will officiate. Everyone is asked to meet at the Mausoleum by 2:15 P.M. on Saturday.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Leach family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Leach family. (423) 743-1380.