Robert Carl Skaggs, age 67, died unexpectedly on Monday, November 16, 2020, in St James at the home of his sister Norma where he resided.
Robert was born Dec 5, 1953, in Wynne, Arkansas, a son to the late Olen Skaggs and Pete and Margie Griggs
Roberts favorite times growing up were hunting, fishing and swimming. He loved the water.
He loved spending time with his friend Larry Adams& Steve, but the last 5 months of his life he spent in Michigan with his oldest friend Harold. He was up moving every morning in the yard doing something. He had the time of his life. He acknowledged how much he enjoyed it.
Robert is survived by his step-daughter, Tonia; sisters, Pam Brewer and Norma Griggs Destifanes; brothers Gary Skaggs, Jim Skaggs and James Skaggs as well as many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by one son, Robert "Robby" Skaggs, Jr, two brothers, Larry Skaggs and Raymond Griggs, two sisters, Becky Griggs and Cy Griggs as well as his best friends, Larry Adams, Harold Brewer and Steve Garrett.
A small potluck memorial for Robert will be held at his home on his Dec 12, 2020, from 1-6 pm.
Please come and reminiscence with us and share memories you have of Robert.
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