Valdosta Daily Times

November 21, 2012

Mary Skinner

The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Mary Skinner, 76, of Valdosta, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at her residence. She was born in Berrien County, Ga., on Jan. 6, 1936, to the late Willie D. and Mattie (Selph) Warren. Ms. Skinner was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.  She retired from Precious Treasures Day Care. She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Skinner Sr.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Daryl Jones, Valdosta; son and daughter-in-law, John Jr. and Kathy Skinner, Valdosta; two grandchildren, Kristen Skinner (Timmy), Derek Skinner (Michelle); great-grandson, Jacob Skinner; two sisters and brother-in-law, Goldie and Richard Dunlap, Tahlequah, Okla., Eloise Stone, Valdosta; brother, Franklin “Buddy” Warren, Fitzgerald; special companion, Tiger; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in the Valdosta Chapel of Music Funeral Services with entombment to follow in Pleasant Cemetery in Berrien County.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.  Sympathy may be expressed online at — Music Funeral Services, Valdosta is serving the Skinner family