|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1889|
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 1949|
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.
William Jessup Skidmore (1851 - 1926)
Mary Louise Spencer Skidmore (1860 - 1944)
Minnie Odoca Skidmore Wood (1880 - 1955)*
Anna Mae Skidmore Allen (1883 - 1967)*
William James Skidmore (1889 - 1949)
Oscar Alvin Skidmore (1896 - 1957)*
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
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