SIKESTON -- Helen Maxine Dalton, 78, died Aug. 19, 2012, at her home.
Born Dec. 30, 1933, in Dexter, to the late Joseph Eugene and Nora McDaniels Gaines, she had been employed at the El Capri Motel in Sikeston.
Survivors include: four sons and one daughter-in-law, Steve Dalton, Keith and Mary Bozell, Kevin Bozell and Greg Noyes of Sikeston; two daughters, Belinda Bryan and Retha Lee of Sikeston; one sister, Virginia Ogden of Jackson; and 23 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Gerald "Buster" Dalton, two daughters, Valerie Greer and Pam Smith, and two brothers and one sister.
Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m. until time of services at noon Wednesday at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Ira Sandefer, pastor of the Smith Avenue Church of God in Sikeston, officiating.
A private burial will follow at a later date.
Online condolences may be sent at www.nunneleefuneralchapel.com.