Nannie Laura Skaggs, 81, formerly of Sciotoville, died on Saturday, May 18, 2013, in the Southern Ohio Medical Center emergency room. Born on May 18, 1932 in Portsmouth, she was a daughter of the late Gus and Addie Medley Bennett, a 1950 graduate of East High School, and attended Calvary Baptist Church. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Paul Skaggs, a son, Paul Steven Skaggs, and a sister, Helen Williams. Surviving are a son, James (Margie) Skaggs of Jackson, two brothers, Gus Bennett, Jr. of Minford and Gary Bennett of Sciotoville, a sister, Alma Hale of New Boston, two grandchildren, Aarin McCarthy and Paul S. Skaggs, Jr., and five great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE with Rev. Ryan Brown officiating. Interment will be in Vernon Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Brant’s from 5 until 8 p.m. on Thursday.