Helen Elizabeth Shope
Helen Elizabeth Shope, 82, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017. Helen was a native of Pennsylvania and was raised on the family dairy farm in Shippensburg. She was a Seaford resident since 1970, and was a member of Seaford Baptist Church. Helen was the owner/operator of Ann’s Fashions from 1980-2008.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband Donald Lee Shope; her parents Charles “Bib” and Emma Martin and a sister Dora Martin. She is survived by a daughter Dawna Howell of Grafton; a son Charles Shope and his wife Connie of Williamsburg; 6 grandchildren, Sereena, Danny, Kayla, Krystal, Wyatt and Austin and 2 great-grandchildren, Zander and Freya.
A funeral Service will be held at 6:00 pm on Monday, September 25, 2017 in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, September 27, at Spring Hill Cemetery in Shippenburg, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 11835 Canon Blvd, Suite A-102, Newport News, VA 23606.