Carolyn J. Kibler Helsley, 65 of Edinburg passed away Thursday, January 14, 2016 unexpectedly. Services will be Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock. Burial will follow at Columbia Furnace Cemetery. Pastor Randy Whetzel will officiate.
Carolyn was born February 17, 1950 in Shenandoah County. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Annie Estelle Marshall Kibler. She was employed by Edinburg Aileen for many years, Wampler-Longacre in Timberville, Gores Meat Processing and George’s in Edinburg. She was preceded in death by her husband Eugene “JimBuck” Helsley; 3 brothers, Charlie, Jimmy, and Herbie; a nephew, Brian “Bucky” Anderson and a brother in law, Kenny Anderson.
She is survived by 2 daughters, Victoria Burkett and husband Jeremy of Edinburg, Crystal Funkhouser and husband Wayne of South Carolina; a son, Christopher Helsley and wife Angie of Mt. Jackson; a sister Margaret Anderson of Broadway; niece, Jenny; nephew, Andy; 8 grandchildren, Hillary, Cheyenne, Jacob, Sam, Matthew, Melissa, Bethany, and Sara and 1 great grandson, Braxton.
Pallbearers will be Andy Anderson, James Barb, Larry Gochenour, Jimmy Trail, Mike Barb, Wesley Dellinger, Brock Barb and Jason Clark.
The family will receive friends Monday, January 18, 2016 from 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home.
Memorial Donations can be made to the Shenandoah County Animal Shelter, 268 Landfill Road Edinburg, Virginia 22824 or Specialist Brian “Bucky” Anderson Scholarship Fund 100 Mt. Clinton Pike Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802.
God, family and friends meant the world to her. She was the most loving, caring woman you could have ever known. She will be greatly missed by all. We love you! Until we meet again.