Delia Skelton, 76, of Van Buren died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. She was born Sept. 24, 1938, in Fort Smith and was a retired cook for the Ginger Tree in Van Buren and Trade Winds in Fort Smith. She was the widow of Ed Skelton.
She is survived by three daughters, Marie Thompson, Gracie Lane and Evelyn Smith, all of Fort Smith; three sons, Don and Ray Skelton, both of Uniontown, and Wendell Skelton of Van Buren; a sister, Violet Stevens of Van Buren; a brother, Donald Thompson of Fort Smith; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside service was Feb. 16 at Mount McCurry Cemetery in Rudy under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.
Pallbearers were her grandsons.