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Eva Skaggs, 84, Russell County, KY (1939-2024)

Eva Skaggs, 84, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2024 at Russell County Hospital.

She was a homemaker, attended Jamestown Nazarene Church.

Eva was born in Campbellsville, KY on October 22, 1939, a daughter of the late Claudine (McCubbins) and Ralph Mitchell Rodgers.

Eva is survived by:

Her husband, Thomas (Ham) Skaggs, of Jamestown, KY

a daughter, Penny (Stan) Schwarz, of Prior Lake, MN.

a son, Kenny (Dana) Skaggs, of Campbellsville, KY.

daughter-in-law, Cheniel Skaggs, of Jamestown, KY

two brothers, Bobby Rodgers, of Campbellsville, KY; Jimmy Rodgers, of Leitchfield, KY.

She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, 13 great great grandchildren as well as other family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, son Mark Skaggs, 2 sister Lorena Mann, Margaret Sapp, 2 brothers Mitchell and Billy Rodgers.

Funeral Service will be held Monday February 5th, 10amCT at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY with Bro. Jamie McCormack and Bro. Brian Fudge officiating. Friends may visit 5 to 8 on Sunday.

Burial in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, Greensburg Rd, Campbellsville, KY.

Family request memorial donations to the Jamestown Nazarene Church and can be made at the funeral home.

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