Marcus H. Skelton

Marcus H. Skelton of Jackson passed away on Monday, Sept. 22, 2008, at the age of 68. Visitation will be held tomorrow, Sept. 26, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton. Interment of cremains will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Marcus was born on Jan. 28, 1940 in Wadesboro, La., son of the late Raby and Emma (nŽe Hill) Skelton. On Jan. 22, 1994, Marcus was united in marriage to Linda (nŽe Rieck). He enjoyed gardening, NASCAR and football.

Marcus is survived by his wife, Linda; and his children, Edward, Teresa (Peter) Wells, Patrick (Lisa), Brian (Holly), Brenda and Mark. He is further survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

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