MARTHA MARILYN SKILLMAN ALEXANDER, 74, Oneonta, died Sept. 29, 2019. She was a lifelong member of Harmony Baptist Church and loved her family, hummingbirds, flowers, and traveling. Predeceasing her were son Jerome Sanders; parents Clarence and Bertie McCay Skillman; brothers Bill Skillman, Jack Skillman, Talmadge Skillman, Lewis Skillman, and Douglas Skillman; sister Lillie Mae Butts.
Surviving are husband Willis Alexander; daughter Julie Ann Sanders; stepson Houston Allen (April) Alexander; twin sister Carol (Dalton) Wester; brother by choice Victor R. Weeks; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Sam Johnson and Jimmy Aaron officiated the 11 a.m. service held Oct. 2 at Harmony Baptist Church. Burial followed in the adjoining cemetery. Lemley Funeral Home and Crematory directed.