Seldon Skaggs Obit


Updated: 06 Sep 2009

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Sapulpa Herald, Creek Co., OK

Seldon Skaggs, 79, of Houston, Texas, formerly of Paden and Dewey, died Saturday in Houston.

Funeral services were held at 2 pm Tuesday at Hutchins-Maples Chapel in Bristow with Owen Dry of Houston, Texas, officiating.

Burial followed in the Oakdale Cemetery in Depew under the direction of Hutchins-Maples Funeral Home of Bristow.

He was a retired Creek County Highway Department employee and was also a cotton gin operator at one time. He attended school in Depew and enjoyed fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Ecy Knapp and Fanny Snyder and a daughter, Linda Jean.

Survivors include his wife, Lois; daughters, Carol McGee of Houston, July Powell of New Caney, Texas; sons, Harold Skaggs and Osa Skaggs, both of Houston, Texas, and Don Skaggs of Paden; brother, Johnny Skaggs of McLoud; sisters, Dolly Goad of Oklahoma City, Plura Berryhill of Arlington, Texas; 15 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.