Helen Nicholson Hargrave 87, of Roanoke Rapids, died Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at Halifax Regional Medical Center. She was born in Halifax County, daughter of the late James G. Nicholson and Lucy Beale Nicholson. Mrs. Hargrave was a member of Rosemary Baptist Church. She served many years as a volunteer at Halifax Regional Medical Center where she worked in the coffee shop.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Clyde W. Hargrave, Sr.; brothers, James Grant Nicholson,Jr, Ray Nicholson, Carlon W. Nicholson, Robert “Bobby” Nicholson, Thomas Nicholson; sister, Priscilla Black.
Mrs. Hargrave is survived by her son, Clyde W. Hargrave Jr, (Pam), of Kitty Hawk, NC; two daughters, Shirley Hargrave Allen (Johnny), of Roanoke Rapids, Susan Hargrave Larkins (Al), of Rocky Mount, NC; grandchildren, Jennifer Allen Pinyan (Steve), of Rocky Mount, NC, John M. Allen,III, of Roanoke Rapids, Seth D. Hargrave (Heather), of Willow Spring, NC, Nicole B. Smith, of Huntersville, NC, Ralph “Buck” Blowe (Shawna), of Glen Allen, VA; great grandchildren, Cassidy Pinyan, Kellie Pinyan, Wesley Allen, Jack Smith, Annie Smith, Tyler Blowe, Lindsey Blowe, Nathan Hargrave, William Hargrave, Madison Hargrave; Special niece, Donna Nicholson Rice (Fred), of Charlotte, NC.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Friday, November 3, 2017, in the Chapel of Wrenn, Clarke, & Hagan Funeral Home with Rev. Layne Wallace officiating. Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday, November 3, 2017, at the Funeral Home from 12:30pm until time of service.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Pilot Club ,P.O. Box 970, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.