Memorial services for M.L. Skinner of Little Rock will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at Evangel Temple in Meridian.

John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Skinner, 72, died on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at his residence.

He lived in Lauderdale most of his life. He was a pipe welder. Mr. Skinner was a Mason, Shriner and a member of Plumbers & Pipefitters Local #714. He was a member of Evangel Temple.

Mr. Skinner was preceded in death by his parents, John Thomas Skinner and Jennie Doris Stanton Skinner; daughter, Lisa Michelle Skinner; son, Curtis Wayne Skinner; and a brother, Johnny Burl Skinner.

Survivors are his wife, Pat Skinner of Little Rock; daughters, Darlene Skinner of Meridian and April Price of Philadelphia; sister, Jean Avery of Clarke County; brother, Tiger Wilkins of Clarke County; and two grandchildren.