Ross Skinner

Ross Franklin Skinner

Thursday, August 13th, 1936 - Monday, March 9th, 2020
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Buford - Ross Franklin Skinner, 83, died Monday, March 9, 2020 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at Dryden Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Sims officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, March 12, 2020 from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM. Dryden Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include:
Spouse - Alice Sue Skinner, Buford, GA
Daughter - Jane(Robert) Rentz, Macon, GA
Son - Stephen(Margaret) Skinner, Dacula, GA
Grandchildren - Miranda(Charles) Grant, Jessica Lauren Skinner, Michael(Nicole) Rentz, Andy Skinner, Ty Poole, and Issac Poole
Great Grandchildren - Madison Jane Grant, Hailey Rentz, Caleb Rentz, and Emma Rainwater
Pallbearers will be: Michael Rentz, Andy Skinner, Charles Grant, Ronnie Fordham, Rodney Skinner,Skipper Bailey, Justin Bailey, and Ralph Skinner, Jr.
Mr. Skinner was a native of Cleburne County, Alabama and a resident of Buford, Georgia since 1957. Ross was a veteran of The United States Airforce and retired from NCR Company with 41 years of service. Mr. Skinner was preceded in death by his brothers, Ralph, Neal, and Wayne Skinner and sisters, Mary Ola Fordham, and Linda Bailey.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest donations be made to:
Fragile First Foundation
Capstone Hospice
5672 Peachtree Parkway, Suite J
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092


Pine Grove Baptist Church
Cemetery Fund
921 County Road 62
Heflin, AL 36264

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 12th, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Thursday, March 12th, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Dryden Funeral Home
    1467 Almon St.
    Heflin, AL 36264
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, March 12th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, March 12th, 2020 2:00pm
    Dryden Funeral Home Chapel
    1467 Almon St.
    Heflin, AL 36264
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Richard Sims
  • Interment

    Pine Grove Cemetery
    921 County Road 62
    Heflin, AL 36264
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Lynora Goss

Posted at 01:31pm
Sue and family -- I am so very sorry to learn this sad news. My heart is with you at this time and my prayers for God's grace upon you all. While Heaven has gained a most deserving angel he will be sorely missed here at home. Love to you now and always...Lynora Goss.

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