Lela Mae Howell Skaggs, 87, of Magnolia, passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at the Regis Woods and Rehabilitation Center in Louisville.
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She was a homemaker and a member of the Pleasant Ridge Separate Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernie E. Skaggs; her parents, Miles and Mary Loyall Howell; two grandchildren, DeAnna Skaggs and Belinda Skaggs; three sisters, Verdie French, Effie Underwood and Edna Betebenner; and a brother, Alfred Howell.
She is survived by two daughters, Sybil (Jr.) Skaggs of Mount Sherman, and Kathy (Larry) Creason of Elizabethtown; two sons, Alvin (Lotus) Skaggs of Magnolia, and Paul (Vicki) Skaggs of Buffalo; a sister, Pauline Keith of Hodgenville; ten grandchildren, Clinton Skaggs, Jamey Skaggs, Mike Skaggs, Marty Skaggs, Jeffrey Skaggs, Jeremy Skaggs, Patrick Skaggs, Paula Skaggs, Laura Creason Roberts and Mariah Creason; twelve great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral is at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Pleasant Ridge Church Cemetery.
Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday and after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may also be expressed online at www.bennett-bertram.com.
Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home
208 West Water Street
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Published in The News-Enterprise on Jan. 27, 2013