Martha Francis Skaggs

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville

612 N. Lincoln Blvd.

Hodgenville, Kentucky 42748

Fax: 270-358-3552 Phone: 270-358-3552

Martha Francis Skaggs, 86, of Buffalo, Kentucky passed away Friday June 19, 2020 at Green Hill Rehab in Greensburg, Kentucky.

She was born October 20, 1933 in Hart County to the late Fielden and Maggie Pottinger Slayton. She retired as an Assistant Activity Director at Sun Rise Manor.  

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Kay Cruse, five brothers, William, Johnny, Gilbert, James, and Marion Slayton, three sisters, Catherine Pruitt and Dorothy Franks, Mary Ann Staten.

She is survived by her husband, RayBurn Alton Skaggs, of Buffalo, two sons, Clarence

 ( Rose) Riggs Jr. and Ricky Riggs both of Magnolia, two daughters, Margaret Jones of Radcliff, and Brenda Davis of Magnolia, 11 grandchildren, Karen (Bo) Keatts, Rowland (Alena) Thompson, Gary Stephens, Jamie Benningfield, Lonnie Davis, Clarence Ray (Beth) Riggs, Tammy (Cliff) Circle, Tonya Riggs, Jason (Marlena) Burkhead, Kris (Stacie) Riggs, and Kerry (Tim) Gen., and 25 great grandchildren, and several great-great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services for Martha Francis Skaggs will be held Monday June 22, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel with Bro. Troy Benningfield officiating, with burial to follow in DeSpain Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Sunday June 21, 2020 from 3 to 8 p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel and will continue after 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home until time of service.

It is recommended that all wear a mask or face covering.

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel 612 N. Lincoln Blvd. Hodgenville,               Kentucky 42748 is in charge of arrangements.

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