|Birth: ||Sep. 23, 1863|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 1957|
Funeral services for Mrs. Sallie Arenia Stearman, 88, were held Saturday, January 12 at 1 p.m. from the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church with Dr. Paul Horner in charge assisted by the Rev. Charles McNeil. Burial was in the church cemetery.
The pallbearers were Ernest Albert, Willis and Earl Skaggs, Billy Dobson and Eugene Larimore.
Mrs. Stearman, daughter of the late John Hamilton Skaggs and Mary Elizabeth Hodges Skaggs, was born September 23, 1863 in Green County, Ky. She died Thursday, January 10 at 6:10 a.m. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Henry Allen near Mac. She was the oldest member of the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church and had been a member there for 73 years.
She united in marriage to George Hardy Stearman, 68 years ago and he preceded her in death on March 10, 1940.
Survivors include one son and four daughters, Truman Stearman, Route 4; Mrs Lizzie Dobson, Greensburg; Mrs. Henry Allen, Mac: Mrs. Fred Akin and Mrs Frank Larimore, Louisville. Also five brothers and one sister, Rev. B.J. Skaggs, Campbellsville; Cessna Skaggs, Winchester, Tenn; Dr. D.G. Skaggs, Prospect; Leslie Skaggs of Louisville; Boyce Skaggs, and Miss Virgie Skaggs, Mac. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
[Obit provided by member #48071785]
John Hamilton Skaggs (1838 - 1921)
Mary Elizabeth Hodges Skaggs (1847 - 1924)
George Hardy Stearman (1863 - 1941)*
Sally Arenia Skaggs Stearman (1863 - 1957)
Susan Wesley Skaggs Larimore (1866 - 1949)*
John William Skaggs (1866 - 1947)*
Emma Franklin Skaggs Skaggs (1871 - 1931)*
James Addison Skaggs (1871 - 1911)*
Thomas Hamilton Skaggs (1873 - 1943)*
Virginia Ellen Skaggs (1878 - 1964)*
Bede J. Skaggs (1880 - 1966)*
Boyce Hodges Skaggs (1883 - 1958)*
Pleasant Valley Baptist Church Cemetery
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