Mrs. Mary Helen (Hansford) Cole, age 72, of Altha, FL went home to be with the Lord, August 13, 2013. She passed away at her home surrounded by family and friends after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Daisy Hansford and a brother, Buddy Hansford. Mary was a member of the Pentecostal Holiness Faith.
Her husband of 47 years, John Cole of Altha, FL
Two sons, Steve Mayo and his wife, Stacey of Marianna, FL
John Cole, Jr. and his wife Dana of Altha, FL
Four daughters, Vickie Mayo of Blountstown, FL
Debbie Kent both of Blountstown, FL
Rose Corbin and her husband, John of Altha, FL
Barbara Cole of Altha, FL
Sister, Betty Simmons of Cottondale, FL
One brother, Robert Hansford, Jr. of Defuniak Springs, FL
14 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren
Funeral services will be held Friday, August 16, 2013 at 11:00 am (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Charlie Fowler officiating. Interment will follow in Edenfield Cemetery in Altha, FL. The family will receive friends Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.