MIDLOTHIAN Helen Elizabeth (Drummond) Skidmore, 92, of Midlothian peacefully went to be with her Lord on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, at Frostburg Village Nursing Center.
Born Dec. 12, 1925, in Frostburg, she was the daughter of the late James Earl Drummond and Dora Duvall (Dickey) Drummond. She is preceded in death by her husband, Darward Skidmore. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Helen was a homemaker. She was a member of Midlothian Trinity Assembly of God Church.
She is survived by sons, Douglas Skidmore and wife, Victoria of Arizona, and David Skidmore and wife, Patricia of Virginia; daughters, Claudia Rice and husband, William of Finzel, and Sally Muir and husband, Robert of Eckhart; six grandchildren, Marcia Skidmore, Erika Boley, Kimberly (Barry) White, Garrett Rice, Travis (Jennifer) Skidmore, and Donna (Joey) Langhan; 12 great-grandchildren, Zachary, Hayden, Cobey, Nathaniel, Dakota, Amanda, Skylar, Otto, Echo, John, Sarah, and Peyton; and her two littlest buddies - great-great-grandchildren, Karli and Matthew. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews; a very special niece, Paula, and John Horn; brother-in-law, Howard (Theresa) Skidmore; sister-in-law, Mary Winedorf, dear friend, Jack Morgan, and several dear lady friends - their "Old Bitties Group."
Friends will be received at Sowers Funeral Home on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
"Going Home" celebration will be held at Trinity Assembly of God Church in Midlothian on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. George Loar officiating.
Great-grandchildren will be pallbearers.
Interment will be in Frostburg Memorial Park.
The family requests donations be given to an ALS Association.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sowersfh.com.
Published on February 17, 2018