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Robert Lee Skinner

Daingerfield, Morris County, Texas, USA
Death 9 Mar 1967 (aged 79)
Marshall, Harrison County, Texas, USA
Burial Rock Island, Marion County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 176334757 · View Source
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ROBERT LEE SKINNER is the son of Mr. & Mrs. Charlie Skinner.

For many years, he worked with Keys Lumber Company in Marshall, Texas.

He passed away from pancreatic cancer while he was a resident patient at Harrison County Nursing Company in Marshall, Texas.

ROBERT LEE SKINNER (age 80) was laid to rest on March 18, 1967 on the grounds of Mims Chapel Cemetery in Marion County, Texas.

He was survived by one daughter, Mrs. L.T. Forrest of Fort Worth, Texas; two brothers, L.C. Skinner of Marshall, Texas and Prince Skinner of Dallas, Texas; and six sisters, Mrs. Pearlie Williams of Shreveport, Louisiana, Mrs. Cara Chism of Pasadena, California, Mrs. Manervia Mims and Mrs. Annie Mims both of Eugene, Oregon, Mrs. Lovie Rowe of Houston, Texas, and Mrs. Dovie Spearman of Hughes Springs, Texas.

His brother, L.C. Skinner, was the informant on the death certificate.

William A. Palmer with Hayward Funeral Home of Marshall, Texas managed the burial arrangements.

Sources ~ Texas Death Certificate 80701; US Military Draft Registration, 1942; US SSN Death Index; and the Obituary Published March 17, 1967 by The Marshall News Messenger {Texas Newspaper}

Note: The US military draft registration reported his birth date as 09/30/1889, and that date is reflected in this memorial.




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