EVANS, Ga. - Mrs. Helen Fulkerson Toon, 81, of Pheasant Run Drive, entered into rest on Saturday, September 7, 2002, at Kentwood Nursing Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Evansville, Indiana. Survivors include one daughter, Linda G. Getha, Evans; one son, Edward Leo Toon, Evansville, Ind.; seven grandchildren, Allan Toon, Chattanooga, Tenn., Ryan Toon, Wichita, Texas, Heather Getha, Tully, N.Y., Beth Getha, Evans, Tammy Toon and Tracy Toon of Evansville, Ind., and Jennifer Toon, Oklahoma City, Okla., and five great grandchildren. A native of Owensboro, Ky., Mrs. Toon was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church and was a 20 year volunteer at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind. She was a member of the VFW, AARP, the Resource Center on Aging in Augusta and Mrs. Toon was also worked as a spot welder during WWII. If so desired, memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans.
The Augusta Chronicle September 8, 2002