|Birth: ||Mar. 16, 1897|
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 1989|
*On the same stone with W. Elmer Skidmore
THE LAMAR COUNTY ECHO, 3 Aug 1989..
Fleta Landers Skidmore, 92, of Route 9, Paris, died at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, 26 July 1989, at St. Joseph's Hospital.
Services were held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, 31 July, in Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Edwin Groom and Mitchell Skidmore officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery.
She was born in Reno, a daughter of H.K. Landers and Emma Snell Landers. She married William Elmer Skidmore 2 Apr 1919. He died 17 Jun 1967. She attended Reno schools in Lamar County and was a member of the Church of Christ. She was a former member of the Lamar County Home Demonstration Club and the American Legion Auxiliary. She served as a Gray Lady with the American Red Cross, serving over 7,500 hours at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Bonham. She was also a former member of Moore's Spring Church of Christ, which was founded by her great-grandfather, Levin V. Moore.
She was also preceded in death by a son, William K. 'Billy' Skidmore; and one grandson, Kenneth D. Skidmore.
Survivors include her son, Bob G. (Joan) Skidmore of Sulphur Springs; three grandchildren, Janet Skidmore Cason of Amarillo, Bradley Skidmore of Colorado Springs, CO, and Mitchell Skidmore of Washington; one daughter-in-law, Bobbie Hendrix of Kaufman; four great-grandchildren.
William Elmer Skidmore (1898 - 1967)
Created by: Linda Moore
Record added: Aug 30, 2011
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