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Elliott Washington "E.W." Skaggs
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1884
Taylor County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1971
Taylor County
Kentucky, USA

Mr. Elliott W. Skaggs, 87, of 115 Pine Street, in Campbellsville, formerly of the Maple Community in Taylor Co., son of the late William and Nancy Sutton Skaggs, was born in Taylor Co., April 15, 1884. He died at the Taylor County Hospital in Campbellsville at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27th. He had been a patient at the Boston's Convalescent Center here in Campbellsville for the past two years. He professed faith in Christ early in life and was a member of the Zion Separate Baptist Church. He was a retired employee of the the L&N Railroad. He united in marriage to Miss Rosie Jane Watson in 1909. She preceded him death in 1946. On September 9, 1950, he united in marriage to Mrs. Lona Thompson DeWitt and to this union one son and one daughter were born. Roger Michael Skaggs died in infancy. Surviving is Mrs. Erlene Lawson of Campbellsville. Besides his wife and daughter, he is survived by one step-son: Ronnie DeWitt of Buffalo, Route 1; one foster daughter, Mrs. Earl Rafferty of Campbellsville, Rt. 2; one grandson; two step-grandchildren; one foster granddaughter; one foster great-granddaughter; one brother and two sisters: Mrs. Verna Underwood of Campbellsville; Mrs. Pearl Shofner and Mr. Ernest Skaggs both of Campbellsville, Star Route. Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. Friday, October 29th in the Zion Separate Baptist Church by Rev. F. T. Pepper, Rev. J. H. Bloyd and Rev. Robert Morris. Burial in Brookside Cemetery. Parrott and Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were: Willie Sprowles, Eugene Wright, Bradley Underwood, Johnnie Sprowles, Winsfred Skaggs and Jimmie Salsman. 
Family links: 
  William David Skaggs (1831 - 1912)
  Nancy Ellen Sutton Skaggs (1859 - 1944)
  Rosie Jane Watson Skaggs (1891 - 1946)*
  Lona Thompson Skaggs (1918 - 2006)*
  Roger Mikel Skaggs (1951 - 1952)*
  Andrew Russell Skaggs (1867 - 1944)**
  Thomas Ann Skaggs Chaudoin (1871 - 1955)**
  Nora Lee Skaggs Shofner (1881 - 1948)*
  Charlie Bruce Skaggs (1881 - 1964)*
  Elliott Washington Skaggs (1884 - 1971)
  James Franklin Skaggs (1890 - 1954)*
  Lucian Skaggs (1892 - 1966)*
  Bessie Pearl Skaggs Shofner (1897 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Brookside Cemetery
Taylor County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Sec. D
Created by: Jr. McKay
Record added: Sep 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29555105
Elliott Washington E.W. Skaggs
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Elliott Washington E.W. Skaggs
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