Edna Brown Skinner

Edna Brown Skinner

Wakefield, VA
05.24.1923 - 09.13.2016
Edna Brown Skinner, age 93, widow of James Alvin Skinner, passed away Monday, September 13, 2016 at Waverly Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born May 24, 1923, she was the daughter of the late William Henry Brown and Bessie Ruth Atkinson Brown. Mrs. Skinner was a member of Wakefield Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Elton W. Brown and William H. "Chicken" Brown, Jr.; her sisters, Florine Brown Layne and Nellie Brown Worley and her grandson, Patrick Skinner. Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Alvin Douglas Skinner of Wakefield, and Wayne Leroy Skinner of Myrtle Beach, SC; grandchildren, Christopher Skinner and his wife, Suzie, Tamra McDermott, Karen Welch and her husband, Hal and Donna Bassett and her husband, Jay; great-grandchildren, Jessica Elizabeth Knecht and her fiancé, Justin Brock, Tanner Riley Knecht, Virginia Lee Bassett, Alethia Skinner, Caleb Skinner, Blake Lanham an Brodie Davis and great-great-grandchildren, Gabriella Elizabeth Comeaux and Ryland Taylor Brock. A graveside service will be held at 4:00 PM, Friday, September 16, 2016 at Wakefield Cemetery with Rev. Lewis Lawson officiating. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, Wakefield Chapel is serving the family. Condolences may be posted at www.rwbakerfh.com.
Cemetery

Wakefield Cemetery
205 West Church Street
Wakefield, VA 23888
United States

Funeral Home

R.W. Baker & Co. Wakefield Chapel
11414 General Mahone Hwy
Wakefield, VA 23888
United States

Service
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Wakefield Cemetery
205 West Church Street
Wakefield, VA 23888
United States

Guestbook

Remembering Edna Skinner - she never attended our church when I was pastor there, but I visited her in her home. I remember her stories of killing the snake on her steps & surviving a storm - tornado, I think. Remembering you in thoughts and prayers, Rev. Jim Kerr, Colorado Springs, CO

Jim Kerr

I thought the world of Edna ! She was so much fun to work with at the "Wakefield market". I still recall her special laugh or I would call it a giggle! Love you Ms. skinner .

Sharon Huber Atkins

our thoughts and prayers are with the families....

carol /tom street

please know you are in my prayers I loved miss Edna I did her hair for many years and was loved by all who knew her God Bless

Lorraine Curling

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