August 27, 1991
HELEN W. NETTLES
YORK – Helen Weeks Nettles, 67, of Yorktown, a Peninsula resident most of her life, died Monday, Aug. 26, at her home.
Mrs. Nettles, a native of Milford, Mass., was a member of Grace Episcopal Church, Yorktown.
She was a member of Yorktown Women’s Club and was formerly the director of the York County Beautification Committee. Mrs. Nettles served as a volunteer with the Red Cross and at Mary Immaculate Hospital, Newport News.
She is survived by her husband, John J. Nettles Sr.; a daughter, Patricia Wright of Hampton; a son, John J. Nettles Jr. of Hamilton; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Grace Episcopal Church by the Rev. Covalt Grater. Burial will be private.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society, 618-C J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News 23601.