Jeff Hatton Skinner

February 9, 1935 - February 3, 2021

Jeff Hatton Skinner, 85, of Silsbee, died on Wednesday, February 3, 2021.  She was born on February 9, 1935, in Warren, Texas, to Myrtle Montgomery Hatton and John Luke Hatton.

Mrs. Skinner excelled at basketball at Warren High School and loved her New York Yankees and Boston Celtics.  She enjoyed tending to her yard and especially liked to mow on her John Deere.  She enjoyed being a part of the Sweet Adelines and was the owner of Garden of Eden Florist in Silsbee, Texas in the mid-eighties. She loved spending time with the grandkids which she adored. Mrs. Skinner will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and Nonnie.

Survivors include her sons, Scott Skinner and his wife, Patricia and Shawn Skinner all of Silsbee, Texas; grandchildren, Zachary Skinner and his wife, Kara, of Howe, Texas and Joshua Skinner of Colorado Springs, Colorado; great-grandchildren, Noah and Maysie; and sisters, Dot Arnold and her husband, Clarence, of Sour Lake, Texas and Johnnie Choate and her husband, Jerry, of Magnolia, Texas.  She is preceded in death by her parents; husband of fifty-nine years, James A. “Shorty” Skinner; sister, Nelda Jean Palumbo; and an infant baby brother.

Mrs. Skinner’s graveside service will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 7, 2021, at Allison Cemetery, Warren, Texas, under the direction of Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee. 

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Allison Cemetery

Allison Cemetery
  • warren warren tx 77664

Graveside Service

Graveside Service
  • Warren, Texas
  • 02/07/2021
  • 2:00 pm

Broussard's Mortuary - Silsbee, TX

Broussard's Mortuary - Silsbee, TX
  • 490 cemetery road silsbee tx 77656

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Sherry Felps

Shawn & Scott, I was so sorry to hear about your mom. She was a wonderful lady & loved everybody. Remember all the good times you had with her & you will see her again in God's time. Prayers to all of you.

Mary Wilton

Heaven is rejoicing as you enter !! I will miss you my precious friend.

Wilson Neyland

So sorry to hear this sad news. Such a sweet lady. Love and prayers for the whole Skinner family.

Deayne Davis

Dear Sweet Friend, I am so heart-sick at your passing, but in the same breath I shout victory! I long to join you in our ultimate eternal reward. May your spirit sing the sweetest song of surrender to our Savior! Soon and very soon the entire Family of God will join you in a grand reunion. Praise the Lamb of God, who reached down and saved you sister!!!

Beverly Barnett

Shawn and Scott I am so sorry to hear about Jeff. She was a special lady and will be greatly missed. I am praying for peace and comfort for the family.

Sandra Owen

My deepest condolences to your family. Shawn and Scott, you know what an amazingly beautiful soul your mom was . She was so full of life and fun. I pray for peace for you all

Rebeka Baugh

My heart is saddened by the loss of an amazing point of light! I was honored to call this amazing woman friend! She was my Sweet Adeline Mama and I will cherish the memories shared with her always!

Buddy E. Falkner & Lynda (Dr. Tan)

Shawn & Scott, I was so shocked when I heard about Jeff, it was just a few weeks ago that we had a good talk on the phone, she and I could talk for hours on the phone when we got started. I will surely miss my great friend of more than sixty years. Buddy

angela hayes

Praying for your family during this time of loss. Your mom was very special and will truly be missed

Mary Jo Pryne

Jeffry~~~~my sweet singing buddy with Sweet Praise. I am heartbroken at your passing. We had just laid Bill to rest and now you. It's so hard to believe. I know both of you are in God's beautiful Heaven and are well, healthy and so very happy to be with Jesus and family and friends who have gone before. We love ya'll so much and miss you so much already. Please ask Jesus to comfort us until we see you again. Love ya'll so much.