Obituary of Bob Skaggs
Robert “Bob” Skaggs, 86, of House Springs, MO died Friday, August 28, 2020 at The Crystal Oaks in Crystal City, MO. Son of the late Hume & Edith (Emmons) Skaggs, Mr. Skaggs was born September 13, 1933 in Ripley County, MO. He worked for Ford Motor Company. Mr. Skaggs enjoyed playing bluegrass music with his guitar and fox hunting. On September 23, 1950, he was married to Jetty Emmons in Arkansas. She preceded him in death on May 16, 2014. Surviving are one daughter: Diane (Dennis) Scheel of Cedar Hill, MO; two grandchildren, Melissa Treu of Belvidere, IL and Scott Scheel of TN, 5 great-grandchildren, Dusten, Emily, Drake, Paige, & Dylan; three sisters, Ann Roark, Ruby Hatfield, and Sue Turner; and one brother, Kit Skaggs. Bob was preceded in death by four sisters, Ruth Lour, Lois Smith, Glenna Woodridge, Pauline Steele and two brothers, Oran and Tom Skaggs. Visitation will be from noon ‘til 1:00 p.m. Friday September 4, 2020 at Edwards Funeral Home in Doniphan, MO. Funeral service will be Friday September 4 at 1 pm at the Edwards Funeral Home with Bro. Elijah Brady officiating. Burial will be in Elizabeth Cemetery.