William Kevin Skaggs, age 64, of Millwood, passed away peacefully with his family on Sunday, September 12, 2021, in Folly Beach, SC.
Born on June 3, 1957, in Clarkson to the late William Troy and Eliza Elaine Skaggs. Kevin was the youngest of three children, whom also preceded him in death, Rebecca (Chester) Fletcher and J. T. (Hilda) Skaggs.
A member of First Baptist Church in Leitchfield, Kevin was raised in Grayson County and was a graduate of Grayson County High School. After graduating he became a salesman at Sap’s Donut Company, starting his career in the chip and snack food delivering business, working for Sap’s, Little Debbie, Bimbo and Frito-Lay from which he retired in 2012, continuing to sell product until the end. He loved spending his free time golfing, fishing with his best friend of 58 years, Stanley Duvall, trying new hobbies and spending time with his family.
Remaining to honor his memory are his wife, Leslie Gay Skaggs; his children, Candace (Marty) Snyder; Isaac (Marilyn) Skaggs, Kasee (Bryan) O’Donnell and Kristle (Robbie) Lindsey; his grandchildren, Sydney, Eli, Samuel and Simon and several very special nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews that he enthusiastically loved.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, September 17, at Watkins-Oller Funeral Home in Leitchfield with Pastors Doug King and Granvil Vincent officiating. Burial will follow in the Vol Layman Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, stjude.org/donate
Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville is in charge of arrangements.
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