Gwen Skinner, 47 of Cambridge, departed this life on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Univ. of MD Shore Med Center at Easton.
She was born October 15, 1969 in Easton, MD daughter of Delores Skinner and the late Norris Edward Lawrence Jr. Gwen was educated in the Talbot County Public Schools and was employed as a Housekeeping Supervisor for the Hampton Inn in Easton, Maryland.
Gwen is survived by a large family which includes her son, Tyrell Skinner; mother and stepfather, Delores and Norman Dixon (Cambridge, MD); sisters, Shaneca Green (Cambridge, MD), Denise Edwards (Cambridge, MD); a brother, Donald Skinner (Christina), Mesa, AZ, Norris Edward Lawrence Jr. (Norfolk, VA); aunts, Darcel and Vanessa Skinner (both of Easton, MD), Brenda Dorsey (Baltimore, MD), Lucille Meekins and Melissa Lawrence ; uncle, Dennis Skinner (Charlayne), Baltimore, MD, Robert Lawrence (Maide), Bridgeport, CT, Paul Lawrence (Doris), Easton, MD, Terrence Lawrence ( ); great aunt, Josephine Wilkins and a host of uncles, cousins and other relatives within the Maryland, Delaware, Virginia and Pennsylvania area. The family would like to thank her longtime boyfriend, Danny Farmer and life long best friend, Loretta Wheeler.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Joan Lucille and Norris Edward Lawrence Sr.