Mrs. Skelton went home to be with the Lord Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born Feb. 12, 1948, in Hall County, she was a daughter of the late Homer and Bonnie Mae Truelove Nix. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Troy Skelton.
Mrs. Skelton worked at the Clarkesville Garment Company for 25 years and was a member of White Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, James and Debbie Skelton of Clarkesville, and Jason and Amanda Skelton of Mt. Airy; sisters, Virginia Phillips of Clarkesville, Lois Ann Holbrooks of Doraville, Catherine Hobson of Cornelia, and Joyce Jones of Clarkesville; brothers, Richard Nix of Demorest, the Rev. Robert Nix of Lula, and Raymond Nix of Clarkesville; and four grandchildren.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Skelton family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
November 16, 2011