Obituary and Service Information for Bobby L. Skaggs
|Skaggs, Bobby L.|
Date: Memorial Gathering: Saturday, December 12, 2009
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins Ave, Festus, MO
Hillsboro City Cemetery, Hillsboro, MO
Disabled American Veterans
Bobby L. Skaggs, 76, St Louis, MO (formerly of Festus, MO) entered into rest Thursday, December 9, 2009. He was a retired Lieutenant for Jefferson County Police Department and had been a driver for Uregas and a US Marine veteran who had served in the Korean War. Born January 26, 1933, i Potosi, Missouri, to the late William and Rose (Lamar) Skaggs.
He is survived by sons: Gordon (Barb) Douglas of St Louis, MO, Micheal Murphy of Hillsboro, MO and Bobby (Melinda) Skaggs of High Ridge, MO; daughters: Lynn (Bill) Lowry of St Louis, MO, Gloria Douglas-Boley of St Louis, MO and Deb (Tod) Bennett of Carpinteria, CA; sister, Janet Bridges of Lake Wappepello, MO; 12 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.
He loved playing the guitar and played in "The Misfits" band for many years. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 3777 and a member of the Masonic Lodge.