Helen Ruth Stancil Balchin

April 25, 2014

Helen Ruth Stancil Balchin, 82, of Greenville, widow of Raymond “Jack” Balchin, died Thursday, April 24, 2014.

Born in Elbert County, GA, she was the daughter of the late Susie Thornton and Willie Stancil.

Mrs. Balchin retired from JP Stevens-White Horse Plant and was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church for over 50 years.

Surviving is a daughter, Debra Helton of Powdersville.

Visitation will be held Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. at Washington Avenue Baptist Church with the funeral service following at 3:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in Graceland West Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 301 University Square, Suite 5300, Greenville, SC 29601 or Washington Avenue Baptist