The Newnan Times-Herald

​Sara Skinner celebrates 80th


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Jun. 05, 2016 - 12:49 AM

​Sara Skinner celebrates 80th

The Newnan Times-Herald

Sara Jane Skinner gathers with family at her 80th birthday celebration. From left are, front, Sara Jane and Walter Skinner; back, Young and Linda Trammell, Menlia and Bob Trammell.

Sara Jane Trammell Skinner of Moreland celebrated her 80th birthday on May 7, 2016 with a dinner hosted by her family at Sprayberry's Barbecue on Jackson Street.

In addition to the meal, the honoree's great-nephews, Nathan and Logan Skaggs presented a song in her honor. Also, poet Linda Trammell, her sister-in-law, read a poem composed for the occasion.

A bouquet of red roses in a silver pitcher accented the birthday cake.

Sara Jane Trammell was born May 7, 1936 in Coweta County at a home between Luthersville and Moreland. Her parents were James Young Trammell Sr. and Carney Jane Hunter Trammell.

She and Walter Skinner have been married 59 years and live near Moreland.