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Christy Skinner

DREW - Christy Marie Skinner, age 47, of Drew, MS passed away on Friday April 08, 2016 at the Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham, AL.

Visitation will be held Sunday April 10, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Monday April 11, 2016 in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Pumpkin Bend Cemetery in McCrory, AR at 4:00 PM. Reverend Carl Prewitt and Reverend Kevin Franklin will officiate the service.

Christy was born on December 25, 1968 to Lonnie and Betty (Hart) Skinner in Wynne, Arkansas. She and her family moved to Shelby in 1969. Christy graduated from Bayou Academy and received a Master Degree in Psychology from Delta State University. She attended the First Baptist Bible Church in Drew, MS. Christy loved to paint and write poetry. She was a mentor and coach to many, helping them along their life journey. Christy adored her family, especially her grandchildren, and loved spending as much time as she could with them.

She is survived by Son, David (Nichole) Harper of Drew, MS. Father and Mother, Lonnie and Betty Skinner of Cordova, AL. Brother, John Skinner of Cordova, AL. Sister, Lucinda Skinner of Cordova, AL. Sister, Mary Grace Skinner Markham of Cordova, AL. Two grandchildren; Elizabeth Marie Harper and David Harper, Jr.

Pallbearers are Andy Markham, Dakota Prewitt, Jeremiah Allhands, Cordal Ross, Jerry Ross, Jr. and Chris Sanders Sr.
Honorary pallbearers are William Stokes, Lonnie Skinner and Mark Hathoway.

Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net



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Floy Ross lit a candle in memory of Christy Skinner

floy ross - April 17 at 12:33 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Love you sis I will miss you...

shelley - April 11 at 11:09 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Am sorry for ya'll lost had no clue she had died I know her from bingo she was a very sweet lady going to miss her dearly

Cheryl LeBlanc - April 11 at 09:18 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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Mike and Karen Crawson - April 10 at 07:15 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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Mike and Karen Crawson - April 10 at 07:14 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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Renita Douglas Kelly - April 10 at 02:36 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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Cleveland Funeral Home - April 10 at 01:19 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Such a tiny woman with a heart of gold I know God will welcome your beautiful soul But we will miss your smile and charm Your arms and heart that was so warm One day we know we will see you again But until then we mourn for our friend

Teresa Nichols - April 09 at 09:39 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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April 09 at 09:35 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I haven't seen Christy for many years but she was one of the sweetest and funniest people I knew. So sorry for the family's loss.

Karen Wagner - April 09 at 09:17 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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