Bill “Billy” Helton, 72, of New Castle passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at Henry Community Health in New Castle, Indiana.

He was born on February 6, 1950 in New Castle, Indiana, a son of the late Hiram and Pauline (Ellnor) Helton.

Bill was a 1968 graduate of Chrysler High School, member of Open Arms Church in New Castle and loved to work. He worked in sales for Jones TV & Appliance, Quality Furniture, Henry County Flooring and Myers Furniture before retiring. It was known that Bill had a range of customers who would follow him wherever he went. Bill enjoyed watching Colts Football, Westerns, Lord of the Rings, Jeopardy and could answer all the questions. He had a great spirit and loved to tell jokes.

Those left to cherish his memory include his children, Brandy Helton (Brian Atkinson), Levi (Kayla) Helton, Mandy (Darrel) Alfrey and Melinda Helton; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; a sister, Julia Jones; a niece, Linda (Kelly) Moistner and several close friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Chad Helton and Josh Helton; two sisters, Caroline Sue and Joyce.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be offered to the funeral home to assist with expenses. You may donate by Clicking Here.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at Sproles Family Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Kinser officiating. Burial will follow at South Mound Cemetery West Lawn Addition.

Friends may call from 11 – 1 pm prior to the service at the funeral home.

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The Sproles family and staff are honored to serve the family of Bill Helton.