Helen Joyce Sargent, 81, of Beaufort, SC died Saturday, April 16, 2016 in Beaufort Memorial Hospital after a long battle with Alzheimers. Mrs. Sargent was born on March 15, 1935 in Cherryville, NC. She is the daughter of the late Maurice Weatherly and Margaret Schrum Weatherly. She was a lifetime member of The Church of the Nazarene. She was head secretary at Terminix Service for 25 years, until her retirement. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, William H. Sargent, Sr. A devoted mother and grandmother, she is survived by her four children. Her son, William "Billy" H. Sargent, Jr. of Beaufort, SC ; and her three daughters, Rachel Ann Costa (Barry), of Gainesville,Fl. , Rebecca Joell Gray (Steve), of Beaufort, SC and Sadie "Ruthie" Hanson (Jon), of Rutherfordton, NC.; three grandchildren, Stephen L. Gray, Jr., Cory B. Gray, and Carmen Costa and two great granddaughters. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Alzheimer's Family Services of Greater Beaufort, P. O. Box 1514, Beaufort, SC 29901.