Vennis Skiles

Vennis Isaac Skiles

1935 ~ 2014


Mr. Vennis Isaac Skiles, age 79, of Picayune, MS passed away Friday, April 25, 2014, in Biloxi.

Mr. Skiles was formerly of Miniola, TX and a resident of Picayune for the past few years. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nelda Marita Hollis Skiles, parents, Samuel Arvil Lee Skiles and Lela Jane Tucker Skiles and a brother, Samuel Skiles.

Survivors include a daughter, Janie Ruth, three sons, Robert John Skiles and wife Debra, of Biloxi, MS, Keith Randall Skiles of Crosby, TX and Kirk Douglas Skiles and wife, Kay, of Picayune, MS, two sisters, Shirley Ann Walker and husband, Jack, of Conroe, TX, and Mary Jo Deal and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday, May 2, 2014, from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm, with a 1:00 pm chapel service, all at the Pass Road Chapel of Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Biloxi National Cemetery.

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2511 Pass Road  Biloxi, MS 39531

Published in The Sun Herald on May 1, 2014