CHEROKEE — Funeral services for Stoney Skaggs, 61, of Cherokee, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 18, at the Cherokee Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Howell-Doran Funeral Home from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

He died Thursday, June 14, 2007, in Brownwood.

He was born July 22, 1945, in San Saba, the son of George Skaggs and Erma Williams Skaggs.

On May 23, 1966, he was married to Etta Berry in San Saba.

Survivors include his wife, Etta Skaggs of Cherokee; two sons, Wayne Skaggs and Shayne Skaggs, both of Cherokee; one daughter, Kristi Castro of Cherokee; and seven grandchildren.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Cherokee Children’s Home.