Helen Thompson Seekford, 93, of Front Royal, died Saturday, September 8, 2018, at the Lynn Care Center in Front Royal.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Maddox Funeral Home in Front Royal. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery.
Helen was born July 29, 1925, in Clarke County, daughter of the late Gertrude Pierce and Arthur L. Thompson. She was preceded in death by her husband Levi Seekford. She was a member of the Front Royal United Methodist Church, Daughters of the Confederacy, Warren Memorial Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary Post 53, and the Veterans of Foreign War Auxiliary.
She is survived by her son David T. Seekford (Debbie); a granddaughter Christi Hite Heflin (Raymond); two great-granddaughters Madeline and Olivia Heflin; and a nephew Paul J. Thomson (Sara) and their son Clark. Along with her husband she was preceded in death by a son Joseph Levi Seekford and sister Garnette T. Thomson.
The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. till service time.
Pallbearers will be Robert “Robin” Troutman, Todd Smedley, Neville “Speedy” Derflinger, Bill Kinsey, James Vaughan, and Dewey Vaughan.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dennis Keller and Butch Campbell
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to C-CAP 316 N. Royal Ave, Front Royal, VA 22630.