Clois Thomas "Tommy" Skipper

Friday, April 3, 2015

TYRONZA -- Clois Thomas "Tommy" Skipper of Tyronza passed away April 1, 2015 at Methodist Hospital in Memphis at the age of 73. He was born in Greenville, Ala. to Herbert and Sally Skipper. Mr. Skipper was a farmer and a member of the Marked Tree Church of God. He was preceded in death by his parents; one son Keith Skipper; three sisters, Naomi Skipper, Sally Odom and Ann Covington; and one brother Jr. Skipper. He is survived by one daughter Trish Rhodes of Fayetteville; three sons, Rodger Skipper of Hughes; and Kevin Skipper and Michael Skipper both of Tyronza; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 9-10 a.m., Saturday, April 4 at the Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. with Bro. Lynn Vinson officiating. Burial will be in the Tyronza Cemetery.

Wilson funeral Home of Tyronza was in charge of arrangements.