VIRGINIA BEACH- Helen Nora Dowdy, 79, passed away January 29, 2015 to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She is the daughter of the late Thomas and Helen Hubbard. Besides her parents she is predeceased by her son James Dowdy and brother Lloyd Holden. She was a faithful member of Virginia Beach Free Will Baptist.
She is survived by her loving husband Oshay P. Dowdy; children, Elaine Dowdy, Wayne Dowdy, Michael Dowdy and his wife, Frances, Jeanette Varkoly and her husband, Gregg, Jerry Dowdy and his wife, Hyon Paek; siblings, Shirley Williams and Thomas Hubbard; Grandchildren, Jason, Michael, Jennifer, Karly, Charlotte, Kyle, Cody and her Great-grandchildren; Layton, Kaleb, Jack and Korah.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 11am at Virginia Beach Free Will Baptist Church with Dr. J.D. Norris, Jr. officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s foundation. Online condolences may be offered at altmeyer.com.