Erin David Skiles, age 73, of DeSoto, entered into eternal rest on Monday, September 8, 2014 in Crystal City, Missouri. Born on July 31, 1941 in Old Mines, Missouri to the late Howard and Buelah (Nee Vance) Skiles. He worked as a burner for U.S. Steel Metal Service in St. Louis; he enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by granddaughters: Ashton Skiles and Dacoda Bradshaw of DeSoto; brother, Charlie Skiles of AZ; brother-in-laws: Tim Shumate & family, Jim McCullough & family, Bill McCullough, Shawn Morlan & family, Chad Morlan & family: sister-in-laws; Tammy Zoph & family and Arena Frost; and a nephew, Patrick Frost.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his ex-wife, Amber Skiles, son, Richard D. Skiles, brothers, Bob and Roger Skiles, and sister, Geneva Bliss.
Services will be private.