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Obituary for Mary Frances Skelton (Jones)

EAST LIVERPOOL, OHIO – Mary F. Skelton, 84, of East Liverpool passed away Monday, April 20, 2020 at East Liverpool City Hospital.

Mary was born in Elizabeth City, NC on September 21, 1935 a daughter of the late Abram and Blanche Jones. Mary worked at East Liverpool Extended Care from 1977 to 1984. She also worked at Ponderosa Steak House and was a handicap aide on a school bus for East Liverpool City Schools. She was a member of Avondale Baptist Church.

Preceding Mary in death were her husband Harry A. Skelton; grandson Jason Skelton and great granddaughter Kyla Roush; four brothers Winfred Jones, Garland Dean Jones, Gerald Linwood Jones and Milford Glenn Jones.

Left to cherish her memory are two daughters Patricia Heacock of East Liverpool and Tammy Curran and her husband Pat of Salem; son William F. Strobel of Omaha, NE; two step sons Charles Skelton and his wife Peggy of East Liverpool and Randall S. Skelton of East Liverpool; two step daughters Sherrill L. McKinnon and her husband James of East Liverpool and Paula K. Skelton of Salem; six grandchildren Nicole Wolf and her husband Ron of East Liverpool, April Roush and her husband Jacob of St. Cloud, FL, Heather Carson and her husband Robert of Apopka, FL, Cassandra Stoneburner of Princess Anne, MD, Brandi Stoneburner of Federalsburg, MD and Zachary Strobel of Freemont, NE and seven great grandchildren.

In compliance with Ohio State regulations with concerns of the COVID-19 virus a private family service will be held at the Dawson Funeral Home. We encourage you to reach out to the family electronically at where condolences can be sent.