Husband: Willie Joe Skipper
Wife: Patricia Anne Phillips
02 (M): James Randall Skipper
Born: 10 APR 1961 in Mullins, Marion Co, SC
Died: 25 APR 1963 in Winston Salem, Forsyth Co, NC
Willie Joe Skipper:
!NOTES:Joe Skipper is my 3rd cousin, 1 time removed by blood, and my uncle by marriage.
WILLIE JOE SKIPPER
Willie Joe Skipper, 76, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at McLeod Hospice House after an illness. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, August 16, 2013 at Richardson Funeral Home. The family will receive friends immediately after the service at the funeral home.
Mr. Skipper was born in Marion County, a son of the late Fred and Ethel Hardwick Skipper. He is also predeceased by his wife, Patricia Anne "Pat" Skipper, a son, Randy Skipper, and grandson, Scottie Horne. Mr. Skipper was retired from the City of Marion, where he served as Street Superintendent.
Surviving are his son, Joe Skipper; daughters, Norma Skipper Wygand (Jack) and Jo Skipper Horne (Gregg); brothers, Doug Skipper (Faye) and Hoyt Skipper (Florence); sister, Juanita Calhoun; and grandchildren, Maddie Wygand, Ali Wygand, and Erin Horne.
Memorials may be made to Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF.org) 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509 New York, NY; or to McLeod Hospice House, PO Box 100551 Florence, SC 29502.
An online register is available at RichardsonFH.net.
Patricia Anne Phillips:
!NOTES:This person is my Aunt (my mother's sister).
Patricia Anne Skipper, 70, died Saturday, February 26, 2011. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at Marion Church of God. Burial will follow at Palmetto Memorial Gardens, directed by Richardson Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Monday, February 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm at the funeral home. Mrs. Skipper was born in Marion, a daughter of the late Alva G. Campbell and Gertrude Turner Campbell. She is also predeceased by a son, James Randall Skipper, daughter-in-law, Reitha Skipper, and a grandson, Scottie Horne. Mrs. Skipper was a graduate of Marion High School. She was Head Quality Checker at Sara Lee Hosiery, where she worked for 30 years. She was a member of Marion Church of God. Surviving are her husband, Willie Joe Skipper of the home; son, Joseph "Joey" Skipper of Marion, SC; daughters, Norma Wygand (Jack) of New Bern, NC, and Jo Horne (Gregg) of Marion, SC; brothers, Freddie Campbell (Lisa) of Marion, SC and Billy Campbell of Marion, SC; sisters, Marie McIntyre (Al) of Marion, SC and Faye Grant (Alan) of Marion, SC; and grandchildren, Maddie, Ali, and Erin. She was affectionately known as "Mema" to her grandchildren who were "Mema's Angels". Memorials may be made to Marion Church of God, 1401 North Main Street, Marion, SC 29571.
(02) James Randall Skipper:
!NOTES:Marty Grant's 1st Cousin.;
"A History of the Campbell Families of Marion and Dillon Counties, South Carolina", by Marvin A. Grant, Jr.
!TOMBSTONE:Marion Co, SC Palmetto Gardens "James Randall Skipper Apr 10 1961 -
Apr 25 1963";
Revised: January 30, 2022
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