Born in Gideon on Sept. 1, 1944, she was the daughter of the late John David and Ruby (Hicks) Ellsworth. On May 25, 1966, in Gideon, she was united in marriage to Billie Joe Skinner, who preceded her in death on Aug. 20, 2005.
In addition to her parents and husband, she also was preceded in death by one brother, Davie Ellsworth.
Survivors include one daughter, Kim Skinner of Louisville, and one granddaughter, Kaylee Brooke Hall of Louisville.
Visitation will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 15, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Memorial services will follow immediately in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Kevin Roberts officiating. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of arrangements.