John H. Skinner, III
Virginia Beach - Rev. John H. Skinner, III, "Prophet John", departed this life Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at the age of 65. A native of Windsor, NC, he was born December 1, 1947 to John H. Skinner, Jr. and the late Evelyn Sanderlin Skinner.
He is survived by two sons, John H. Skinner, IV (La Juan) of Ewing, NJ and Jason C. Skinner, Sr. (Sherita) of Newport News; his father, John H. Skinner, Jr. of Raleigh, NC; one brother, Linwood S. Skinner, Sr. (Claudia); one sister, Jacqueline M. Skinner Lee (Milton) all of Raleigh, NC; five grandchildren, Aija and Endya Skinner of Chesapeake, Tyre' Skinner of Newport News, Kylee Skinner of Ewing, New Jersey, and Jason C. Skinner, Jr. of Newport News; one nephew, Linwood S. Skinner, Jr. of Winston-Salem, NC and numerous other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held 12 noon Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at New Hope Baptist Church, Virginia Beach, Rev. Dr. E. Ray Cox, Sr., Pastor, Rev. Hubert Wilson, Eulogist. A viewing will be held Tuesday from noon to 6 PM at the funeral home and Wednesday at the church from 11 AM to the hour of the service. Professional services entrusted to Walton Funeral Home.