In memory of
Helen Rosetta (Stone) Showman
Helen Rosetta Showman, 85, of Mt. Jackson, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at her home. She was born May 17, 1931 in Blaker's Mill, WV and was the daughter of the late Ned and Evelyn Stone. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin W. Showman, whom she married April 18, 1952; four sisters, Louise Stone, Carol Fabre, Joan Vess and Mary Ellen Quick. Mrs. Showman enjoyed teaching children and singing in the choir at Valley Baptist Church, where she was a member. She was also a member of Hudson Crossroads Homemaker's Club. Helen is survived by her children, Judith Greathouse (Joe) of Winchester, Kathy Looman (Jerry) of Mt. Jackson, John C. Showman (Vickie) of Mt. Jackson and Jeffery Showman of Staunton; three sisters, Virginia Lawler and Sue Paxton, both of Covington and Peggy Carter (Bobby) of Marion; four brothers, Joe Stone (JoeAnn) of Lynchburg, Charles Stone (Lucy) of AL, Jimmy Stone (Rosie) of IN and Tommy Stone (Cheryl) of KY; four grandchildren, Christopher Looman (Kelly Mauller) of Harrisonburg, James Greathouse of Winchester, JoAnna Greathouse of FL and Crystal Showman of Mt. Jackson; one great grandchild, Caroline Chiang of Mt. Jackson. . A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Valley Baptist Church with Pastor Chad Estep officiating. Burial will follow in Conicville Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Cecil Ryman, Billy Paxton, Ricky Showman, Robert Showman, Morris OáConner and Kevin Showman. The family will receive friends Monday, April 17, 2017 from 6-8 at Valley Funeral Service in Bowmans Crossing. Arrangements are in the care of Heishman Funeral Home, Inc., Valley Funeral Service Branch, Bowmans Crossing. Thoughts, Concerns and Remembrances to http://www.valleyfs.com Sign the Guest Book at www.nvdaily.com/obituaries
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