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Delancey Funeral Home Marked Tree
Friday February 11th, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Delancey Funeral Home Marked Tree
Saturday February 12th, 2022

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Marked Tree Cemetery
Saturday February 12th, 2022

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Charles Douglas Skipper

Charles Douglas Skipper, 65, of Jonesboro, Arkansas departed this life on Monday, February 1, 2022 in Jonesboro, Arkansas.  He was born on April 11, 1956 in Harrisburg, Arkansas to Charles William and Lula Maydell Rich Skipper.

He is preceded in death by his parents, grandparents: Frank Skipper, Lillie Huffmaster Skipper, Lessie Meeks and one sister: Thearsa Skipper.

Charles is survived by his wife of 32 years: Carrie Skipper of Jonesboro, Arkansas, three sons: Charles William Franklin Skipper and Heather of Harrisburg, Arkansas, Caleb Skipper and Taylor of North Little Rock, Arkansas and Josh Skipper and Linda of Jonesboro, Arkansas, one daughter: Sharleenia Winfrey and Chris of Hoxie, Arkansas, one sister: Gail Metz of Marked Tree, Arkansas, one brother: Neil King of Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee, seven grandchildren: Destiny Skipper, Chandler Skipper, Makayla Skipper, Wyatt Winfrey, Ethan Winfrey, Owen Winfrey and Sawyer Winfrey and a host of other family and friends.

Visitation will be held Friday, February 11, 2022 from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. at Delancey Funeral Home in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 10:00a.m. at Delancey Funeral Home in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Interment will follow at Marked Tree Cemetery in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Arrangements are under the care of Delancey Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.


Masks are required and you must provide your own mask.

Recording of Service


R.i.p bro skipper you was such a good person I grew up in Sneed st. church with you and sister skipper and you and your family loved me so much and great memories you fly high give jesus and my dad Carl Wayne a hug for me okay

Timothy counce Feb 20 2022 12:18 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Skipper

Charlie Skipper Feb 7 2022 11:06 AM

I love you daddy. Now you can rest and not worry about pain and sorrow.

Charlie Skipper Feb 7 2022 10:39 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Skipper

Charlie Skipper Feb 7 2022 9:13 AM

Gail I am sorry for your loss.
I remember you talking about Douglas when we were in school. Memories!!!🙏❤️

Vearlene Wooten Williamson Feb 6 2022 8:12 PM

Doug was such a kind soul. He made a positive impression on everyone that met him. I know he was so proud of the beautiful family he created. He will be missed.

Melinda Burcham Feb 6 2022 2:43 PM

The Burcham Bunch will always have wonderful memories of Mr. Skipper. We will never forget his kindness. Prayers for comfort and peace to the family with love.

Tabatha Burcham Feb 6 2022 12:17 PM

RIP Doug. I haven't seen you since our school days but haven't forgotten you either. You were always easy going and that made you easy to be friends with. Fly high old friend and enjoy the freedom you earned.

Bo McElya Feb 3 2022 6:06 PM

He was a good man I remember going and staying at there house all the time with his daughter I loved it there and Mrs. Carrie was the Sweetest woman you could ever meet I loved those people he will be missed love y'all and God bless y'all and your family 🙏🙏🙏

Mia Miles Campbell Feb 2 2022 9:24 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Skipper

Mia Miles Campbell Feb 2 2022 9:16 PM