Contributed by E. Kerley varecia@nc.rr.com

Durham Herald Sun Newspaper June 28, 1993 Section C Page 2

Burlington - Mrs. Helon McDade Barnette, 89, formerly of 1920 Holland Ave, died Sunday at Yancey Rest Home in Hillsborough after a long illness.

Mrs. Barnette was born in Orange County. Before retiring she was a dietitian for more than 30 years at Alamance County Hospital. Mrs. Barnette was a member of Cedar Grove United Methodist Church in Cedar Grove. The funeral will be conducted at 11 am Wednesday in the Lowe Funeral Home chapel by the Rev Tony Collier. Burial will be in Alamance Memorial Park, Burlington, Alamance County, NC.

Mrs. Barnette is survived by three sons, Mr. Walter W Barnette, Jr of North Miami Beach, Fla, Mr. Jerry L Barnette of Morristown, NJ and Mr. Dwight E Barnette of Greensboro; a sister Mrs. Lottie M Walker of Hillsborough; a brother Dr Robert McDade of Pennsville, NJ; two grandchildren' and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors from 6 pm to 8 pm today at Lowe Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, in care of Beth Wilkins, 673 Cable Rd, Elon College, NC 27244