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Newton Skipper

June 5, 1934 — August 15, 2018

Hope Mills, North Carolina

Newton Eugene Skipper, 84 of Hope Mills, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at his residence.

Born in Coffee County GA, he was the son of the late Bertie Melvin and Martha Rynes Skipper. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Hattie Mae Britt Skipper, the mother of his children; a daughter, Geraldine Skipper; a son, Melvin Skipper; 3 sisters, and 5 brothers.

He is survived by his wife Rose; daughters, Patty Maxwell & husband Tommy of Thomson, GA, Patricia Litteral & husband Ronald of Hope Mills; a son, David Skipper & wife Rhonda of Coats; step children, Otis Bryant & wife Catherine of Parkton and Tina of Parkton; 17 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren.

Mr. Skipper was a retired truck driver. He was a minister and enjoyed reading the bible and playing cards on Friday night.

He will be missed by all that knew and loved him.

  • Visitation

    August 17, 2018
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Pinecrest Funeral & Cremation Services

    4721 Dunrobin Drive
    Hope Mills, NC
    (910) 429-1011
  • Funeral Service

    August 18, 2018
    11:00 AM

    Parkton Church of God

    22780 US 301 North
    Parkton, NC
  • Interment with Military Honors

    Saturday August 18 2018

    Lafayette Memorial Park West

    6701 Raeford Road
    Fayetteville , NC
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