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Gerald Stanley Skaggs, Taylor County, KY (1945-2016)

He was a farmer and former employee of Fruit of the Loom and Parker Kalon. He was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Stanley Skaggs and Elizabeth Hunt Skaggs. His wife, Birdie L. Skaggs, survives. He leaves eight direct and four step living descendants.
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Gerald Stanley Skaggs, 71, Campbellsville, KY, died at 3amET, Saturday, December 10, 2016 in Campbellsville.

The funeral service will be at 10amCT/11amET, Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 481 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. James Jones Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Monday, December 12, 2016, at the funeral home.

Gerald Stanley Skaggs, Taylor County, KY (1945-2016)

Gerald Stanley Skaggs, 71, of Campbellsville, KY, son of the late Stanley Skaggs and Elizabeth Hunt Skaggs, was born January 23, 1945 in Jefferson County, KY. He died Saturday, December 10, 2016 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY at the age of 71 years, 10 months, and 17 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

He was a farmer and former employee of Fruit of the Loom and Parker Kalon.

He united in marriage to Birdie L. Gaddie February 1, 1964.

Besides his wife, Birdie L. Skaggs of Campbellsville, KY, he is survived by:
  • One son and two daughters: Teresa Handy and husband, Brian, Jerry Skaggs and wife, Gayle, and Mary Gabehart and husband, C.J., all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Brandee Flick and husband, Alex of Clarksville, IN; Brianna Handy, Madison Handy, Emilee Gabehart and Justin Gabehart of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two step-grandchildren: Adrienne Hash and husband, Griffin and Scott Davis of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two step-great-grandchildren: Gracyne Hash and Seth Hash

  • One niece and one nephew: Debbie Evans and Philip Hanley

  • And many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Mildred Hanley.

Send condolences to the family of Gerald Stanley Skaggs

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church building fund or Gideon Bibles and may be made at the funeral home.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2016-12-11 11:31:17

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Gerald Stanley Skaggs, Taylor County, KY (1945-2016)

2016-12-11 - 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY - Photo Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Gerald Stanley Skaggs, Taylor County, KY (1945-2016)

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