The Valdosta Daily Times
Mrs. Mary Janice Skinner, 68 of Adel, Georgia passed away September 28, 2013 at the Langdale Hospice House following a short illness. She was born June 27, 1945 in Cook county to the late Willie Briggs Powers and Sarah Lu Vickers Powers. Mrs. Skinner was a member at the Springhead Baptist Church and a homemaker.
She is survived by three sons and daughter-in-laws: Dennis and Becky Skinner of Virginia Beach, Virginia; Stacy and Michelle Skinner of Adel; Steven and Denise Skinner of Nashville, Georgia; three grandchildren: Sara Grace Skinner of Nashville, Josh and Abbie Skinner of Adel; two brothers: Dewayne Powers of Meigs, Georgia and Lloyd Powers of Florida; three sisters: Betty Hutchinson of Callahan, Florida; Laquetta Vickers and Redith Bailey of Hahira, Georgia.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Franklin Skinner.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at the Sprinhead Baptist Church with Dr. Danny Ray and Rev. Micky Lindsey officiating. Interment will follow in the Springhead Church Cemetery. Visitaion will be from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Monday, September 30, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home, 1804 S. Hutchinson Ave.; Adel, Georgia. Flowers will be accepted or Memorials may be made to the Langdale Hospice House. Condolences may be expressed online at boonefunerals.com. — Boone Funeral Home.