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Asher "Skid" Skidmore
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1938
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 12, 2010
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA

Asher "Skid" Skidmore, aged 72, of Lake Odessa, went to be with the Lord on May 12, 2010. He was born on January 17, 1938 in Harlan, KY to Harvey and Pearly (Garrett) Skidmore. Asher married Roxie Laura Clem in 1962. They had been married for 48 years. He is survived by his wife, Roxie; children, Grover (Dawn) Skidmore, Gordon (Becky) Skidmore, Gretta (Gary) Pennington, Ashley (Ben) Williams, and Rick Clem; grandchildren, Marcy Skidmore, Nick (Kacy) Skidmore, Gloria Hernandez, Michelle Skidmore, Jennifer Skidmore, Lacy Clem, Rick Clem, Jr., Janae Skidmore, Rylie Williams and Autumn Williams; great granddaughter, Hailey Jane Sayer. Asher was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, Asher Eugene Skidmore; four brothers; four sisters; and son-in-law, Hector Hernandez. Asher had worked for the State of Kentucky building bridges, and at the Chicago Steel Mill before moving to Michigan. Following his move to Michigan, Asher worked at Keeler Brass for 7 years and retired from General Motors after 38 years. Asher loved to travel with his wife back home to Harlan, KY to visit family and friends. His passion was his children who will miss him dearly and always love him. Visitation will be held from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM on Friday, May 14, 2010 at the Koops Funeral Chapel in Lake Odessa. The funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, May 15 at the Sebewa Church of God (12910 Goddard Road, Lake Odessa). Memorial contributions may be made to the Skidmore family. 
Created by: Glenn Geirland
Record added: May 14, 2010
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