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Rosa Skaggs, 89, Campbellsville, KY (1932-2022)

Rosa Skaggs of Campbellsville passed away on Sunday, January 23, 2022. She was 89 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. John Butler. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 9amET until 11amET on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Rosa Skaggs, daughter of the late Daisy Berry Richardson and Elmer Elder Richardson, was born December 20, 1932, in Taylor County, Kentucky.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Rosa was a retired real estate broker and owner and operator of Rosa Skaggs Realty. She enjoyed gardening and her yard was more like a beautiful park with its own water feature. The time she spent tending to her flower gardens was evident everywhere you looked.

Rosa united in marriage to Otha Barbee Skaggs June 2, 1951 and he preceded her in death on January 21, 2018.

She is survived by one son and two daughters: Steve Skaggs and wife, Karen, Sharon Wood and husband, George and Debbie Skaggs of Campbellsville; three grandchildren: Tim Wood and wife, Sarah, Jessica Lawson and husband, Jeremy, and Kelly Lobb Harris and husband, Jr.; three great-grandchildren: Alexia Lobb, Ashley Wilhoit and Samantha Wilhoit; two brothers: Charles Richardson and wife, Phyllis of Campbellsville and Jimmy Richardson and wife, Carlotta of Lebanon; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Rosa was also preceded in death by her brother, Joe Richardson.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Rosa Skaggs, 89, Campbellsville, KY (1932-2022)

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