Paul James Skiver Sr., 76, of Shallotte, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia.
Born Oct. 10, 1936, in Defiance, Ohio, he was the son of the late Clayton E. and Edna Uetterling Skiver.
Paul graduated with an AB in history from Guilford College and received a master's degree in education from the University of North Carolina Greensboro. He was a retired teacher and principal in the Guilford County School System.
He is survived by his wife, Jan (Janice); one son, Paul James Skiver Jr. and wife, Terri; three step-daughters, Amy Romanet, Katherine Romanet and Molly Sakers and husband, Matt; and three step-grandchildren, Emilie, Alex and Drew Sakers.
On June 2, his life will be celebrated during the annual memorial service at Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 4400 Alamance Church Road, Liberty, N.C. Paul's cremains will be scattered.
Memorials may be made to Kopper Top Life Learning Center, 6657 Kimesville Road, Liberty, NC 27298.