Emma Jean Helsley, 66 of Edinburg passed away Friday, July 17, 2015 in Winchester. Services will be Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 1:00 P.M. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock. Reverend Larry Rinard will officiate. Burial will follow at the Columbia Furnace Church cemetery.
Emma was born July 24, 1948 in West Virginia. She is the daughter of the late Cletus and Mabel Weatherholtz. She was preceded in death by a son, Tommy Helsley and she was also preceded in death by several sisters and brothers.
Emma is survived by her husband of 50 years, Leslie Helsley; a son, Ronnie Helsley; daughter, Lynn Rittenour; step son, Timmy Helsley; step daughter, Mary Jernigan; 8 grandchildren, DJ Lamma, Amanda Lamma, Whitney Rittenour, Anthony Helsley, Mikayla Helsley, Whittney Jernigan, Hailey Jernigan and Kobi Cain. She is also survived by 4 sisters.
Pallbearers will be, Anthony Helsley, DJ Lamma, Darryl Lamma, Kevin Lamma, Brian Funkhouser, and Kenny See. Honorary Pallbearers are, Clint Lamma, Scott Miller, Dave Haycraft, Chris Orndorff, and Kevin Delawder.
The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6-8 at the funeral home.
Memorial donations can be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 West Cork Street Winchester, Virginia 22601.