Ruth, I think J O Skiles is Joseph O. Skiles, born: Apr 1887, TX. He is on the 1930 Denton Co., TX census. His mother was Mary A. ?.
Walter Clemens Skiles was married to Margaret Pearl Blackwell, & his mother was Anne Elizabeth Malone, his father was Joseph Henry Skiles.
Could you give me some info on how you're related to the Skiles, I too am married into the Skiles family, married to Cathy Skiles for over 40 yrs. now. Would be interested in sharing info with you. Paul & Cathy (Skiles)Heuing, firstname.lastname@example.org