CHERRYVILLE - Mrs. Altonia Mae Beam Skinner, 99, of 111 Harrilson Road, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at her home.
She was born January 4, 1913, the daughter of the late John Pinkney Beam, Sr. and Minnie Ellis Beam.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 1:45 p.m. before the service at the church.
Carpenter's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Gaston Gazette on Dec. 31, 2012