Arnold Ray Skiles, Jr.

July 22, 1946 ~ April 27, 2019 (age 72)

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Arnold Ray Skiles, Jr., age 72, of Kingston passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville. He was born July 22, 1946 in Chattanooga.  Ray was a very active member of Potter’s House Fellowship Church in Harriman.  He was also a 2004 Potentate of the Shriner Organization in Knoxville; Roane County Shriners, West Knoxville Kerbela Shriners & Scottish Rite, and Kingston Union Masonic Lodge No. 38 F & AM. Ray was an avid outdoorsman who loved golf, fishing and camping.  He retired from UPS after 27 1/2 years of service. Preceded in death by his daughter, Melissa Lynn Liles; parents, Arnold Ray Skiles, Sr. & Hazel Gallahan Skiles; sisters, Linda Kay Rollins & Mary Ellen Skiles.


Loving Wife           Agnes “Lou” Skiles of Kingston

Children                Thomas Gregory Skiles of St. Petersburg, FL

                               Angela Rene Vacha & husband, Pat of Lebanon, TN

                               Benjamin Ray Skiles & wife, Vickie of Knoxville

                               Richard Dan Liles, Jr. of Chattanooga

9 Grandchildren

Brothers                Bobby Ray Skiles & wife, Barbara of Chattanooga

                               David Skiles & wife, Tammy of Michigan

Sisters-in-law        LaDonna Jackson of Netherland, TX

                               Romain Taylor & husband, Marvin of Chattanooga

                               Debra Lee Murphy & husband, Jerry of Bridgeport, AL

A host of extended family & friends

Funeral service will be held 6:00 pm, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Potter’s House Fellowship Church with Pastor Kyle Beverly officiating.  Graveside service will be held 11:00 am, Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Lakewood Memory Gardens East in Chattanooga. Online register book can be signed at  Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of these arrangements.

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