Helen Marie Gay, 80, of Laurel passed away Wednesday evening, November 24, 2021 at Brookville Healthcare Center where she had been a resident for the past two years.

One of nine children of Virgil and Dora Long Alcorn, Helen was born in Scott County, Kentucky on October 28, 1941.

Helen was a member and enjoyed singing at Bible Baptist Church, Metamora. She also enjoyed reading.

Survivors include her husband, Whitelaw Gay of Laurel; two sons, Matthew Alcorn and Michael Gay, both of Laurel; a daughter, Rebekah (Randy) Floyd of Connersville; two sisters, Mary (Moses) Woodson of Liberty, Tennessee, and Arnold Pearson of Berea, Kentucky; two brothers, Darrell Alcorn of Madisonville, Tennessee, and Steve (Carol) McQueen of Ringgold, Georgia; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Helen was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Buford Alcorn and Albert Junior Alcorn; and two sisters, Edith Hammon and Vicky Alcorn.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at Bible Baptist Church, 19101 US 52, Metamora, Indiana 47030. Dr. Rev. Ron McCulloch will officiate. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Online condolences may be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com.