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Shirley Skinner

Portsmouth - Shirley Skinner, 79, transitioned on May 13, 2018 at her home. Shirley was a beloved candy lady in her neighborhood for more than 40 years. After 18 years of service she retired as a Mechanic from the Newport News Shipyard. She worked for 4 years as an Assembly Line Worker for General Electric. Shirley loved the Lord and was a member of Agape Baptist Church. Shirley was predeceased by her parents, Eleanor and Clearance Ferebee; her husband, John W. Skinner, Sr. Left to cherish her memories is her precious daughter, Ramona Hope; sons, Marvin L. Skinner, Victor D. Skinner, John W. Skinner, Jr.; sisters, Edna Gray, Joan Bethea, Florette Twitty, Beverly Cypress, Valeria Lee, Patricia Knight; brother, Clarence B. Ferebee, Jr.; grandchildren, Candace Skinner, Denisha Flentroy, Victoria Skinner, Jasmine Skinner; six great-grandchildren and great host of nieces and nephews, great nieces, great nephews and great-great nephews

A funeral will be held, 11:00 am, Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Portsmouth Chapel.

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Published in The Virginian Pilot on May 17, 2018
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