Obituary for Helen Louise Ludlum Warwick of Aberdeen  

Helen Louise Ludlum Warwick, 81, of Aberdeen, NC passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at FirstHeatlh Hospice House in Pinehurst.  

A visitation will be held on Friday, February 3, 2023 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Boles Funeral Home, 425 W. Pennsylvania Avenue, Southern Pines.  A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, February 4, 2023 at Aberdeen First Pentecostal Holiness Church.  Burial will follow the service at New Hollywood Cemetery in Lumberton.

Helen was born October 23, 1941 in Lumberton, NC to the late Thomas and Eleanor Byrd Ludlum. 

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Rev. Horace Warwick; daughters, Barbara Ussery (Eugene) and Betty Hodges (Harry); son, Michael Warwick; grandchildren, Melissa Seawell (Eddie), Erica Garner (Marty), Stacy Fowler (Jerek), Brian Warwick (Lindsay), Michelle Leitheiser (Kevin) and eight great- grandchildren; three step great-grandchildren and one step great-great-grandchild.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother and sister.

Helen married Horace Warwick, also of Lumberton, on March 30, 1957.  He became an ordained minister with the Pentecostal Holiness Church and together they pastored 5 churches during his ministry.  She was a godly woman and fully supported his ministry by teaching Sunday School and supporting all activities of the church.  She loved reading the bible and was a true student of God’s word. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and a faithful friend to many.  Helen also enjoyed sewing and Sudoku puzzles.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions should be directed to First Pentecostal Holiness Church Aberdeen First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 217 S. Pinehurst Street, Aberdeen, NC 28315 

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Services are entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.   

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