Annie Mae Skipper, 90 of Wilmington passed away Monday, February 13, 2012.
She was born in Columbus County, NC on August 29, 1921. Her parents were the late John and Sally Odom. She was the widow of E. J. Skipper, Jr., and was preceded in death by a sister, Tiny Odom.
She was a life-long member of Calvary Baptist Church. She was retired from France Neckware after over 40 years of service. She later worked at Sams Club.
Annie is survived by one son, Charles Skipper and wife Linda, and one daughter, Dian Workman; six grandchildren, David Hursey, Jr., Donna Rushing, Chad Skipper, Kevin Skipper, Brigitte Sheppard, and Lori Frazier; eight great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; one sister Elizabeth Wadsworth, and one brother, D.T. Long.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Thursday, February 16, 2012 at the graveside in Oleander Memorial Gardens by Pastor James Utley.
The family will receive friends and family following the service at son’s residence at 413 Camway Drive, Wilmington, NC.
The family is thankful for all of the loving care she was given by the staff at Liberty Commons Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099