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.
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
Evelyn Skelton Sell
Submitted by Evelyn Skelton Sell