Helen Virginia Skillman, 91, of Daytona Beach, Florida passed away on May 20, 2017 at the Halifax Health Hospice – Port Orange Care Center. She was born on December 20, 1925 in Washington, DC to the late George W. and Lollie D. Smith. Helen was a Homemaker, and she moved to this area in 1974 coming from Washington, DC. She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Dove; her son-in-law, Everett Dove; her grandson, Brian Church; her grandson, James Dove; her granddaughter, Karen Hartnett; her great-grandson, James Dove; her great-grandson, Kyle Dove; her great-grandson, Dylan Hartnett; and her great-granddaughter, Lillian Hartnett. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, James Preston Skillman, and her daughter, Linda Cowfer. Burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery, Daytona Beach, Florida. Arrangements are under the care and trust of Baldwin Brothers Funeral and Cremation Society, Port Orange, FL.