Annettia 'Jo' Skaggs Fulkerson Meme 86, of Owensboro, passed away 2-12-06 at Harborside Nursing Home. She was born 5-19-19, in Daviess County, to the late George Cooper and Gillie Brown Cooper. She was retired from General Electirc after 27 years of service. She was a member of Hall Street Baptist Church, a charter member of Apollo Heights Baptist Church and a current member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. She was a Kentucky Colonel and a proud Republican. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Lonnie Skaggs and Lafe Fulkerson. A son, Norman Skaggs, a son-in-law, Jimmy Hale. Brothers, Rowan and William Watts and Nat Cooper. Sisters, Marie Beckhart, Dorothy Fulkerson and Georgie Mae Henning. Mrs. Fulkerson is survived by a daughter, Carol Hale and her children, Paula Caldwell, Jenni Burch, Mike Hale, Leslie Roach and her husband, Eddie, Lori Huff and her husband, Brian. A daughter, Ruth Baisden, and her children, Stephanie Baisden, Eric Baisden, Wade and his wife, Cheryl, Shawn Wade and Steven McClure. Sons, Clarence Skaggs and his wife, Vicky and his children, Brad and Sherri, Greg Skaggs and Todd Skaggs, children of Norman Skaggs. 16 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Many nieces and nephews.

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  1. Ruth,
    I am very sorry to hear about your mother. She was a wonderful woman and I am glad to have met her as well as you. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  2. Ruthie, I was so sorry to read of your mom’s death in today’s paper. It’s been a long time since I’ve seen or talked to you but I’ve thought of you often. I remember the good times you, Judy Saalwaechter & I had together at Hall Street. My thoughts and pr

  3. Ruthie and Family,

    We were so sad to read about Meme in the paper this morning. She has always had a special place in our hearts, as you all have. We both have a lot of good memories of the past years that we shared with you all. Starr and I have tho

  4. My sympathy to you as you have lost your mother.
    You kept my two children years ago
    Lisa and Rick Fulkerson.
    I remember your mother from way back then on when we lived on Pearl Street. You are in my prayers. Dora

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