He was lifelong resident of Harlan County and believed in the Holiness faith.
Helton was preceded in death by his father, Monroe Smith; and his paternal grandparents, Curt and Francis Smith.
Survivors include his wife, Sheila Simpson Helton, Cawood; a son, Curtis Monroe Helton, Cawood; his mother, Wanda Kay Helton Thomas, Williamstown; two sisters: Staci Jenkins and husband, Ronald; and Traci Vanwinkle and husband, Michael, all of Harlan; maternal grandparents, Goldie and Glen Helton, Coxton; one niece, Shannon Vanwinkle; and four nephews: Dekota Napier, J.C. Jenkins, Michael Vanwinkle and David Vanwinkle.
Visitation will be held today from 5 to 9 p.m. at Harlan Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the Faith Holiness Church at Smith with the Rev. Spencer Burkhart and the Rev. Gary Grubbs officiating.
Burial will be in the Britton Cemetery at Smith.
Harlan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.