Obituary: Jacqueline Skinner
Jacqueline Skinner, was born in Prescott, Ariz., on October 1, 1938. She grew up in Wickenburg, then relocated to Bagdad, Ariz, when she was 16. She married Marvin when she was 17, eventually having three children, Daniel Gene, Connie Ann and Joy Lynn.
She was a homemaker and an active member at the LDS Church, serving in many church callings. When her husband retired from working in the mines, in Bagdad, they relocated to Prescott Valley, spending many years there. They eventually moved into Prescott, in order to assist her daughter and son-in-law with apartment rentals that the kids owned. Also, she spent time living in Avondale, before she became ill and moved back to Prescott, residing at Granite Creek Health and Rehab Center, for the last four years, prior to her death.
She is survived by her husband, Marvin, daughters; Connie (Boyce) Andersen and Joy (Paul) Gelvin, grandchildren; Grant Andersen, Dawn and Adrian Martinez, Vivian and Joseph Gelvin and Randa Mayeaux, and great-grandchildren; Gabriel, Rylan, Ezekiel and Elijah Martinez. She was predeceased in death by her parents and her son Daniel Gene Skinner.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at the Church of Latter Day Saints relief room, 1001 Ruth Street, in Prescott, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m., with a funeral service to follow. Graveside services will follow at the Arizona Pioneer Cemetery, after a reception at the church.
Arrangements were entrusted to Affordable Burial and Cremation, LLC, in Prescott Valley.
Information provided by survivors.