Mrs. Helen Pickelsimer Bates, age 56 of Ellijay, passed away Friday, December 27, 2013 at North Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Bates was born January 24, 1957 in Copperhill, TN. She was a member of Concord Baptist Church enjoyed spending time with her little dogs.
Survivors include: son, James Pickelsimer, sister, Bonnie Ball.
Funeral services: Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 3:00 pm at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home with the Rev. Jackie Cochran officiating. Interment will follow in Wilscot Cemetery. Pallbearers: Phill Dillard, Les Dillard, Lynn Dillard, Kevin Dillard, Levi Dillard and Eric Jones.
The family will receive friends at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, Sunday, December 29, 2013 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
Arrangements entrusted to the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, GA. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.