She was born March 29, 1932 to Oliver and Neva (Newman) Pierce in Gentry County, Missouri.
She married Bobby Dale Skidmore on July 5, 1950. He survives of the home.
Donna was a graduate of Stanberry High School and a lifelong member of Atlantic Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Tom Skidmore; and grandson, Bobby Skidmore.
Additional Survivors: daughter, Ellen Donovan (Pat); son, Russell Skidmore (Lisma); daughter-in-law, Cindy Skidmore; six grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Ralph Pierce (Waunitha) and Garnett Pierce (Mary).
Mrs. Skidmore was a member of the Missouri Cremation Service.
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