Rites Held Saturday for Mrs. Skaggs

Funeral services for Mrs. Delphia Skaggs, 78, of Ellsinore, were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the Ellsinore Gen'l Baptist Church.

Mrs. Skaggs died in the Lucy Lee Hospital on Wednesday, Sept. 5th. She was born in Carter County Dec 11, 1894, and was a member of the General Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Bill of Poplar Bluff and Norman Skaggs of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; two daughters, Mrs. Jewell Swan of the home and Mrs. Niolma Miller of Poplar Bluff; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Source: The Current Local, 13 September 1973, p. 1, col. 1.