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Lucille (Bailey) Skaggs

May 6, 1928 ~ January 25, 2024 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Lucille Skaggs Obituary

Elizabeth Lucille Bailey Skaggs, age 95, of Upton, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her daughters, on Thursday morning, January 25, 2024, at her daughters home in Magnolia.

A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she was a member of Three Forks Bacon Creek Baptist Church in Hammonsville; retired upholsterer; an avid quilter and gardener and a wonderful cook, feeding countless people throughout the years.

Lucille was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Howard Lee Skaggs on May 27, 2018; a son, James Wendell Skaggs on October 26, 2015; her parents, Raymond L. and Lovey Dye Bailey; a sister, Lillian Murray; three brothers, Gilbert Laverne “G.L.” Bailey, Herman Bailey and Clifford “Clip” Bailey and a son-in-law, Clarence Elliott “Junior” Warren, Jr.

She is survived by three daughters, Imogene Warren of Magnolia, Eloise (Kenny) Bowman of Horse Cave and Mellony Skaggs of Hodgenville; a son, Gerald (Patty) Skaggs of Savannah, TN; a daughter-in-law, Marsha Skaggs of Upton; a sister, Gladys (Larry) Puckett of Elizabethtown; a brother, Preston (Jo) Bailey of Elizabethtown; twelve grandchildren, Brian Warren, Dan (Jeanette) Skaggs, Stephen (Tana) Skaggs, Shel Warren, Monisa (Bill) Philbeck, Beverly (Todd) Lewis, Chris (Belinda) Phillips, Wendell (Mitzi) Skaggs, Laura Beth Phillips, Wesley (Nicole) Warren, Andrew (Leigh Ann) Skaggs and James Bowman; 21 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. (ET), Sunday, January 28, 2024, at Three Forks Bacon Creek Baptist Church with Bros. Gary Talley and Deon Jewell officiating.  Burial will follow in Hammonsville Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. (ET) Saturday and after 9:30 a.m. (ET) Sunday at Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hospice of Southern Kentucky, 5872 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104 or the charity of your choice.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 27, 2024

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home
9025 New Jackson Hwy.
Magnolia, KY 42757

Visitation
Sunday
January 28, 2024

9:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home
9025 New Jackson Hwy.
Magnolia, KY 42757

Funeral Service
Sunday
January 28, 2024

2:00 PM
Three Forks Bacon Creek Baptist Church
11708 Hammonsville Rd
Magnolia, KY 42757

Burial following funeral service
Sunday
January 28, 2024

Hammonsville Cemetery
39 Hammonsville Jonesville Road
Magnolia, KY 42757

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