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William James "Bill" Skidmore
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1889
Farmer
Young County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1949
Olney
Young County
Texas, USA

William J. Skidmore, 60, World War I Veteran died of a heart attack last Thursday. He was enjoying a game of dominoes at the domino parlor on South Avenue C when he was stricken just before noon. A McCracken service ambulance was called and oxygen administered, but Skidmore died within a few minutes.

Funeral services were held in the First Methodist church with pastor, Rev. R. Herman Boyd officiating. McCracken Funeral Home directed the service.

Skidmore was a native of Young County. He made his home here with a sister, Mrs. A.M. Hodges.

Surviving: sisters - Mrs. A.M. Hodges of Olney; Mrs. Minnie O. Wood of Bakersfield, CA; three brothers - Oscar Skidmore of Fort Worth, Walter Skidmore of Mesquite, Burt Skidmore of Cambridge, LA.

The Olney Enterprise
7 July 1949
30 June 1949
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Jessup Skidmore (1851 - 1926)
  Mary Louise Spencer Skidmore (1860 - 1944)
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie Odoca Skidmore Wood (1880 - 1955)*
  Anna Mae Skidmore Allen (1883 - 1967)*
  William James Skidmore (1889 - 1949)
  Oscar Alvin Skidmore (1896 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Cemetery
Olney
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61240135
William James Bill Skidmore
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 Added: Nov. 7, 2010
 
 
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