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Graveside Service for Barbara Jean Skinner, 88 of Spiro, Oklahoma will be at 2:00pm on Friday, April 9, 2021 at Spiro City Cemetery in Spiro, Oklahoma with Reverend Robert Hill and Reverend Vernon Stone officiating. Services are under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro, Oklahoma.

She was born on January 18, 1933 in Barnsdall, Oklahoma to Gordan Copenhaver and Luellan (German) Copenhaver Overstreet and passed away on April 6, 2021 in Spiro, Oklahoma. Barbara was married to Byrl Skinner on November 6, 1954 in Tucumcari, New Mexico. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Byrl Skinner. Barbara and Byrl owned and operated a minnow farm in Midland, Arkansas for over 20 years. She was a hard worker, enjoyed sewing, and loved her family.

Survivors include her daughter, Pandora Gargus and husband Gary; grandson, Joel Gargus, and one sister, Ooweetah Gallia.

Viewing will be Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 9am- 7pm at the funeral home.

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