Royce James Skelton, 73, of Shady Point, OK passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Spiro, OK. Royce was born February 4, 1943 in Williams, OK to Russell & Lois G. (Monks) Skelton. He was a contractor/home builder. Royce was a veteran of the US Army. He was preceded in death by his father, Russell Skelton; baby sister, Ruth; brothers, Edward & Albert.
Survivors include his wife, Patti of the home; daughter & son in law, Brandy & Daniel Delaet of Alma, AR; son & daughter in law, Brian & Jamie Skelton of Wister, OK; one grandson Dylan; sister, Jeannie Johnson of Ft. Smith, AR, mother, Lois Raymond of Spiro, OK; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 10 am, Thursday, June 2, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.