Ruth M. & Virgil C. Skipworth
Friday, April 4, 1975
Van Alstyne - Services for Virgil Clarence Skipworth, 68,
of Van Alstyne, a retired farmer who died Friday at a Sherman hospital,
will beh eld at 4 p.m. Sunday at Flesher Funeral Chapel here, conducted
by the Rev. Jerry Scott and the Rev. J.L. Gregory. Burial will be
at Van Alstyne Cemetery.
Mr. Skipworth was born in Texas, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Skipworth.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church and married Ruth Jordan June
3, 1960, in Van Alstyne.
Surviving are his wife; sisters, Miss Bennie Skipworth and Mrs.
Dorothy Vanderford, both of Dallas; brothers, Leonard Skipworth and Pascal
Skipworth, both of Denison.
Pallbearers are Jack Strickland, Glen Whitaker, Don Grider, Ray
Hawkins, Hugh Neill and Houston Murphree.
The family will be at the funeral home Saturday from 7 to 8 p.m.