March 8, 1925 – March 13, 2014
Daisy Skaggs, 89, of Van Buren, passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 at her home. She was born March 8, 1925 in Crawford County to the late Lawson and Mina Spencer. She was a homemaker, and attended Liberty Church in Van Buren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Skaggs; a son, Buddy Skaggs; and a brother, Vernice Hamilton.
She is survived by five daughters, Lois Coker and husband Jimmy of Rudy, Billie Walters and husband Jimmy of Mesa, AZ, Mary Gregory and husband Larry of Haysville, KS, Sheila Gregory and husband Ronnie of Alma, and Brenda Allen of Alma; two sons, David Skaggs of Alma, and John Skaggs and wife Charla of Alma; a brother R.G. Hamilton of Winslow; twenty-one grandchildren, forty-four great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 17, 2014 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with interment to follow at Hall Cemetery in Natural Dam, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.
Pallbearers will be Ronnie Lee Gregory, Larry Gregory, Jr., Nick Gregory, Ricky Dodson, Victor Leathers, and Joe McCoy.
The family will visit with friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR.
- Visitation Sunday, March 16, 2014
- Funeral Service Monday, March 17, 2014
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May 19, 2014
Just happened to run across this obituary and was saddened to hear this. My thoughts to the family who I have thought about from time to time over the years.
March 17, 2014
WE WERE ALL SADDENED BY YOUR FAMILY'S TERRIBLE LOSS.DAISY HAS BEEN A TRUSTED FRIEND AND NEIGHBOR FOR MANY YEARS.AS A CHILD,HANGING OUT WITH HER KIDS,I ALWAYS RESPECTED AND LOOKED UP TO HER. SHE WAS A STRONG WOMAN AND WONDERFUL ROLE MODEL. I WILL NEVER FORGET HER.REST IN PEACE, DAISY.YOU ARE ALL IN OUR THOUGHTS.FROM THE FITZER FAMILY AND STEVE GREENE.