Margaret Skelton Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home
Miss Margaret Skelton, 82, of Conyers passed away at Rockdale Medical Center on Jan. 24. The daughter of D. C. “Bill” and Dolly (Ramey) Skelton, she was born in Covington and was employed by Covington Mill and Bibb Manufacturing for many years. Miss Skelton was known as “caretaker” by her family members as she raised her siblings after the passing of her mother and was also known as grandmother by her nieces and nephews. She was known as “Squiney” which evolved into “Nenny” and was everyone’s angel. Her specialty was making biscuits for her family and friends. She was of the Baptist faith, attended Christ in You Fellowship Church in Doerun and loved listening to gospel music and reading her Bible. Miss Skelton loved family reunions in northern Georgia and enjoyed the beach in Panama City Fla., where she resided with her niece Miki Skelton-Walden. She is preceded in death by brothers Sylvester, Herman, Burl and an infant brother.
Surviving are broth- ers and sisters-in-law Earl and Evelyn Skelton of Villa Rica, Floyd and Mary Skelton of Newborn; sisters and brotherin-law Hollis and Peggy Morris, Faye Ricks all of Conyers; uncle Virgil Ramey of Easley, S.C.; numerous nieces, nephews; great-nieces and greatnephews.
Funeral services were held Jan. 27 at the Floyd Street chapel of Caldwell & Cowan with the Rev. Roy Ivey officiating and interment following in Corinth Memorial Gardens in Loganville.