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Kenneth N. Skaggs

August 14, 1955 — June 14, 2023


Kenneth N. Skaggs


Kenneth N. Skaggs, 67, of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2023.

He was born August 14, 1955, in Russell Springs, Kentucky, the son of Omer and Mary (Wooton) Skaggs.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, Kathy; sons, Kenneth E. Skaggs, and wife, Nicole, of Waldron, and Joshua Skaggs and wife, Michelle, of Trafalgar; daughter, Christina Decker of Shelbyville; brothers, Oliver Skaggs of Amity, Freddy Skaggs and wife, Barb, of Shelbyville, Larry Skaggs and wife, Dawn, and Gary Skaggs and wife, Theresa, both of Milan; sisters, Mary Lathren and husband, Clark, and Nadine McCorkle, both of Indianapolis; Peggy Smith and husband, Dick of Shelbyville, Patricia Bontrager and husband, Larry, of Kokomo, and Anna Corsair and husband, Brian, of Dunedin, Florida; seven grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Kenneth was an auctioneer, he formerly owned The Auction House and Skagg’s Auctions.

He enjoyed horse racing.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 16, 2023, at Winchester Cemetery in Shelby County, with Rev. Bill Horner officiating.

Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.

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