St. Louis Cremation

R. Christine (Brooks) Hallam Skipper

Roberta Christine (Brooks) Hallam Skipper

August 13, 1936 – April 15, 2019


  Christine was born in Ripley County, MO to the late Arthur and Clytie Brooks.  She was the beloved wife of the late Bill Hallam. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Paul Jones, Pete Brooks and Bill Brooks.  Also, her brothers – in – law, Tom Hallam and Bob Hallam and sister-in-law, Barb Whitney.

Chris is survived by her husband, Gilbert Skipper of Doniphan, MO, daughter, Dana Hallam, son, Dave (Ginger) Hallam.  Her grandchildren, Christina, Carl (Natasha), Matt (Bree) and Eric (Maggie). Great grandchildren, Samantha, Logan, Brock and Hailey.  Also brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.


A Memorial service will be held at Edwards Funeral Home, Doniphan MO on May 26, 2019.  

Interment following at Doniphan Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association.


  1. Sheila M. Robinson on April 18, 2019 at 3:54 pm

    May God continue to comfort and guide you during this difficult time; and may the “peace of God that surpasses all understanding guard your heart and your mental powers”. Philippians 4:7.

  2. Rose on April 25, 2019 at 6:48 pm

    Such a wonderful woman and a beautiful smile. Thank you for all you did for me. I have been blessed for having you in my life. God Bless. Love and good thoughts to the family.

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