Barbara Faye Golleher Skipper

Barbara Faye Golleher Skipper, 81 of Ward, Ark., passed away Saturday, December 10, 2022. She was a loving mother and grandmother and a member of the Hickory Plains United Methodist Church. Barbara loved playing the piano at the church and teaching the children to sing. She also enjoyed baking bread for her family and the community. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Jessie Butterworth Golleher; her husband, H.C. Skipper and six siblings. Barbara is survived by her son, James Skipper of Ward; her daughter, Rita Skipper of Ward; three grandchildren, John, Jacob, and Brooke Skipper and her brother, Ralph Golleher of Vancover, Wash. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., in the pavillion at the Hamilton Cemetery on Wednesday, December 14, 2022. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Hamilton Cemetery, Care For Animals at P.O. Box 7604, Little Rock, Ark. 72217 or your local food bank. Online obituary at

Published December 13, 2022