For Immediate Release
February 27, 2012

Laura Wright
703-331- 4512





Bill SkeltonManassas, VA  Rev. William Richard Skelton, 74, of Cordova, TN, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 16, 2012. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Faith Baptist Church 3755 North Germantown Parkway, Bartlett, TN.

Rev. Skelton was a Minister, past Chairman of the NRB Board, and CEO of Love Worth Finding Ministries. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Barbara Jean Skelton; and three children, Jennifer Suzanne Swafford (John) of Spartanburg, SC, Jill Denise Acock (Michael) of Columbia, MO, and Gregory William Skelton of Memphis; five grandchildren, Grant Swafford, Caleb Swafford, Jordan Acock, Emily Acock, and Simmone Acock.

In lieu of flowers, gifts in memoriam may be sent to 1) National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) 9510 Technology Drive Manassas, VA 20110; 703-330-7000; or to 2) Love Worth Finding 2941 Kate Bond Road Bartlett, TN 38183; or to 3) Life Choices of Memphis 5575 Raleigh LaGrange Road Memphis, TN 38134.

For additional information please contact: Memphis Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens 3700 N. Germantown Parkway Bartlett, TN 38133; (901) 725-0100.

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