Virgil Kemper Skipper

Published 5:03 pm Friday, November 21, 2014

Virgil Skipper
Funeral Services for Elder Virgil Kemper Skipper, age 75 of Picayune, MS, who passed away Friday, November 21, 2014, will be held Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at 11:00 am at Cedar Grove Landmark Missionary Baptist Church.

Visitation will be Monday, November 24, 2014 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at McDonald Funeral Home, and also Tuesday, November 25, 2014, from 10:00am until 11:00am Service time at Cedar Grove Landmark Missionary Baptist Church.

Burial will be in Skipper Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

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Bro. Neal Davis will officiate the service.

A native of Picayune, MS, he was a Pastor for 46 years at many churches in Louisiana and Mississippi. Elder Virgil was a member of Cedar Grove Landmark Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Pascal Cleveland Skipper and Velma Lenora Mitchell Skipper; his son, Virgil Regan Skipper; his grandson, Christopher Ryan Adams; and his brother, Johnny Skipper.

Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Judith Lee Skipper; his daughters, Iris Lynette Adams and husband Douglas Bozo, Paula Marlene Clark, and Julie Lenora Skipper McCarty and husband Rick; daughter-in-law, Arleen Skipper; 6 grandchildren, Justin and wife Hannah, Kimberly Wheeler and husband Joey, Jenna Thompson, Dalton Thompson, Chandler Clark, and Megan Skipper; his 2 step grandchildren, Anthony and Matthew McCarty; his 3 great grandchildren, Taylor, Chase, and Nathan; and his sister, Claudia Penton.

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