James Davis Skidmore
August 30, 1930 – October 27, 2018
NEWCASTLE – James Davis Skidmore, 88, passed on Oct. 27, 2018 in Wichita Falls, TX.
A visitation was from 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 30 at the Morrison Funeral Home.
A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Nov. 1 at the Morrison Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow at 3 p.m. in Bellevue Cemetery in Bellevue under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
James was born on Aug. 30, 1930 in Cumby to the late Grover Cleveland and Blanche (Phelps) Skidmore. He married Wanda Dake April 11, 1992 in Archer City. James was a veteran of the United States Army and was owner operator of Skidmore’s Graham Auto Rebuilders.
He was preceded in death by sisters, Anna Lou Myers, Eva Jo Ratliffe and Margie Wells, and brother, Charles Phelps Skidmore.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda Skidmore, Newcastle; daughter, Karen Holloway and husband Robert, Dallas; sons, Jimmy Skidmore and wife Valerie, Graham, Roger Skidmore and wife Susan, Graham, Doug Pinkston and wife Penny, Graham, and Tommy Pinkston, Graham; 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to your favorite charity.
Morrison Funeral Home
700 Oak Street | Graham, TX 76450 | 940-549-2121