June 25, 2014 — Metta Mabry Skaggs age 75 of Stark Ridge, Elliott County, passed away Friday June 20, 2014 at her residence.
Mrs. Skaggs was born October 24, 1938 in Elliott County, a daughter of the late Brack and Rachel Roe Mabry.
Metta was retired school teacher. She was of the Christian Faith. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Harlin Skaggs.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and Kevin McAuley of Lexington; three grandsons, Tyler, Dylan and Ryan McAuley all of Lexington; also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014 in the Chapel of Waddell & Whitt Funeral Home in Sandy Hook, with Brother Johnny Austin Carter officiating. Burial will follow in the Elliott County Memory Gardens.
Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, June 23, 2014 and after 9 a.m. Tuesday until the service hour at the funeral home.