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Barbara Gail Skaggs

February 5, 1941 September 10, 2019
Barbara Gail Skaggs
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Skaggs, Barbara Gail
Brooklyn, Michigan

Her Legacy… Barbara Gail Skaggs, 78, passed away September 10, 2019. She was born on February 5, 1941, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada to Emerson and Josephine (Shaw) Melott. Barbara married the love of her life, Charles Skaggs, Sr, on October 17, 1959, in Michigan.
She will be remembered as being a patient, kind, loving mother that truly worshiped her family. Barbara loved to read, knit, crochet and was a talented seamstress, sewing many outfits for her children. She was employed at JC Penney for many years until retirement.

Her Family… Barbara will be missed by her children; Charles Jr (Stacey) and Deborah (Gary) Thomas; siblings, Judy Roth, Sandy Hoskins and Jane (Mike) Hier; three grandchildren Ryan, Amanda, Allyson; many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, and her husband Charles Sr.

Her Farewell… A private Natural Farewell was held at Borek Jennings Funeral Home-Braun Chapel, Brooklyn, Michigan with a private burial following at Roseland Memorial Gardens. Please leave a message of comfort for Barbara’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign her guestbook at

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Private Natural Farewell

Cemetery Details


Roseland Memorial Gardens - Napoleon Twp., Jackson Final Resting Place

3744 Brooklyn Rd
Jackson, MI 49203

3744 Brooklyn Rd Jackson 49203 MI
United States

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