Elba E. Skinner

Published 4:42 pm Thursday, January 27, 2011

Elba E Skinner, age 79, of Selma passed away Wednesday, January 26, 2011.

Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at Union United Methodist Church on Co. Rd. 67 in Sardis with Rev. Linda Tarver officiating and Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. Burial will follow at Carlowville Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Wallace Skinner ;daughters: Alice Skinner of Montgomery and Evelyn Nobels (Didier) of Columbia, SC; grandchildren: Sylvie, Valerie, and Oliver Nobels; brothers: Robert Edwards, Elwood Edwards; sisters: Frances Cook, Laura Ziegler; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Mrs. Skinner graduated from Alabama College and taught school in Selma, Dallas County and Demopolis schools. She was an active member Union United Methodist Church and a volunteer with the Vaughan Regional Medical Center auxiliary.

Memorials can be sent to Union United Methodist Church c/o Gayle Willis, 742 CO. RD. 919 Sardis, Al. 36775.

Please visit http://www.lawrencebrownservice.com to make online condolences to the family.