James Alvis Skinner


March 19, 1944 - Oct. 08, 2018

James Alvis Skinner, 74, of Jasper, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Shadescrest Healthcare Center.

The family will receive friends today, Oct. 10, 2018, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at  2 p.m. at Bryan Cemetery.  Russ McDonald will officiate.

Skinner was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Skinner; mother, Mamie Jenkins; father, Ran Skinner; and infant son, Sydney James Skinner.

He is survived by his daughter, Karrie Peterson (JD) of Glen Allen; son, Terry Skinner (Barbara) of Cordova; grandchildren, Josh Preston (Kayla), Hannah Skinner and Sydnie Skinner; and great-grandchild, Lucas Watts.

Special thanks to Alabama Hospice Care for all the love shown to our daddy.  Nurse Lisa Russell, thank you to all employees of Shadescrest Nursing Home for the kindness shown to our daddy.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; (205) 384-5571