Elsie Mae Skinner



Mrs. Elsie Mae Chase Skinner, 87, died Saturday, December 23, 2017, at Sutton’s Retirement Center. A native of Greene County, she was born January 13, 1930, the daughter of Sidney and Blanche Thomas Chase. Mrs. Chase was a longtime member of Free Gospel PFWB Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Edmund Skinner; a son, Robert James “Bobby” Skinner; brothers, Billy Chase, Sidney Wayne “Bud” Chase, and Dalton “Jimmy” Chase; and sisters, Alease C. Lane and Mildred C. Hill.

Her surviving family includes her children, Randy Skinner and wife, Terry, and Cindy Skinner Smith and husband, Johnnie, all of Snow Hill; grandchildren, Robert Timothy Smith and wife, Kami of Snow Hill, Nicki Skinner and fiancé, Sam Wood of Snow Hill, and Samantha Skinner Jones and husband, Mickey of Washington; great-grandchildren, Addison Caroline Smith, Brendon Carter Jones and Ryan Evan Jones; sisters-in-law, Evelyn Chase and Jean Chase, both of Snow Hill; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Wednesday, December 27, at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with Pastor Mike Parks officiating. Interment will follow at the Snow Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6 – 8 PM at the funeral home and other times at the home of Johnnie and Cindy Smith, 535 Free Gospel Road, Snow Hill. The family would like to thank the staff of Sutton’s Retirement Center and 3HC Hospice for care and kindness shown to Mrs. Skinner. Online condolences at www.taylor-tyson.com