She was co-owner and worked at Barewood Furniture for the last 24 years. She retired in 2001, but continued to work until 2009. She was a great and loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and cousin to all. She is survived by two sons, Ralph Helms and Jerry Helms, both of Floyd, two granddaughters, Nicole Womack and Kim Harris, both of Floyd; brothers and sister-in-law, Grant and Elsie Helm, of Floyd, Delane Helm, of Columbus, Ohio, and Elmer Helm, of Floyd; sisters-in-law, Evalena Helm, of Columbus, Ohio, Janice Stuart, of Roanoke , Va., Tabitha Nester, of Floyd; seven greatgrandchildren; two greatgreat grandchildren; numerous first cousins, nephews and nieces. Christine and Jerry had 38 special years working together. She was a sister, mother, co-worker and friend, as well as someone special with whom to talk. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, August 23, 2010, at Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Clinton Crump officiating. Interment to follow in Little River Cemetery. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Arrangements by Maberry Funeral Home, Floyd. Online condolences may be made by visiting maberryfuneralhome.com.