Myron “Ron” Davin Skelton

Published 11:00 am Friday, January 28, 2022

Services for Mr. Myron “Ron” Davin Skelton of Bogue Chitto are 2 pm, Friday, Jan. 28, 2022, at Riverwood family with visitation from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.

Burial will be at Concord Baptist Church Cemetery.

He was a Vietnam Veteran where he served his country in the United States Air Force from 1970-1974. He worked as a purchasing manager for Keystone Seneca and was a member of Ramah Baptist Church.

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He was born on May 12, 1950, to the late Clifford Carlton Skelton and Ruby Huffman Skelton. He passed away Jan. 24, 2022, he was 71 years old.

Ron loved the Lord and was a devoted husband and father. He was a man that always put his family first. He enjoyed playing his guitar and loved his grandchildren, taking family trips and spending time outdoors. He will be greatly missed by his family. The grandkids will tell you, “Poppie knows everything!”

Preceding him in death were his parents; brothers, Carl, Johnny, Robert, William and Mack Skelton, all of Greenwood MS, and Jerry Skelton of Greensboro, NC.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 46 years, Shelia Montgomery Skelton; son Kevin Skelton and wife, Becky of McCall Creek, MS; daughter Tera Heathcock and husband Wylie of Bogue Chitto, MS and his five grandchildren, Lexie Smith and husband, Charles Wayne, Braylei and Macey Steele, Gunner Smith, Chloe Skelton and brother, Ernie Skelton of Grenada MS. 

And he was blessed to have five bonus grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

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