Funeral services for Mrs. Skinner who died yesterday [February 27, 1957] in Methodist Hospital, will be held at Creek Church near Hope. Della C. Skinner, 79 years old, 11 a.m. Saturday in Haw. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call at Moore and Kirk North East Chapel this afternoon.
Mrs. Skinner, who lived at 3320 North Sherman Drive, was born in Bartholomew County and had lived here nine years. She was a member of the Brightwood Christian Church and the Dorcas Circle of the Church.
Survivors are a daughter, Mrs. Ruth Spencer; a son, Norton Skinner, and two grandchildren, all of Indianapolis.
Indianapolis Star, February 28, 1957, page 26
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman