John Franklin Skelton

ROME GEORGIA April 5, 1916.  J F Skelton aged 77 years and a resident of this city for sometime, passed away at 11 o'clock Friday Morning at the home of his daughter,  Mrs. G. A.  Duncan,  No 319 Calhoun Avenue.  Three sons and three daughters survive him, all but Mrs. Duncan residing elsewhere. Mr. Skelton was a veteran of the Civil War, in which he served as a member of Co. E 68th Indiana Infantry.  The funeral will be held this afternoon at 4 o'clock from the residence and internment will be in Oakland Cemetry.

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John lived for years in Hamilton County TN.  He married Sarah Bolton McCullough in Hamilton
Co. Several of his children were born there. I am his and Sarah's Great Granddaughter.
Evelyn Skelton Sell

Submitted by Evelyn Skelton Sell