Shirley Skidmore, 83, of College Station, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019. A Celebration of Life will begin at 1pm Saturday, January 12, 2019, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center in Bryan, with Certified Life Celebrant, Dawn Lee Wakefield, officiating. A reception with light refreshments will follow in the Pecan Room at Callaway-Jones.
Shirley was born February 5, 1935, in Elkhart, Texas, to Tony and Etha Walston.
Survivors include her loving husband of 61 years, E.T. “Zeke” Skidmore; daughters and sons-in-law, Michelle and Michael Lee, Gena and C.J. Viator; sisters and brothers-in-law, Greta and Steve Fleming, Madelyn and A.L. Mitchell, Toni Gayle and Norris Crawford; grandchildren, Zachary James Viator, Payton Noel Viator, Shane Thomas Lee and wife Sara, Tara Brooke Lee; great grandchild, Luna Michelle Lee; and her beloved Yorkie-poo, Dancer.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Tarrant County Veterinary Medical Association Endowed Scholarship Fund. To contribute, make checks payable to Texas A&M Foundation; note Pledge #3137607 in memo section on check. Mail check to Texas A&M Foundation, 401 George Bush Dr., College Station, TX 77840-2811, or visit www.giving.tamu.edu