Barbara Skaggs Bryant

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Barbara Skaggs Bryant

November 12, 1931 - March 11, 2019

Barbara Skaggs Bryant Barbara Moore Skaggs Bryant of Ashland, Kentucky died on March 11, 2019 at Woodland Oaks Health Care Facility.
Barbara was born on November 12, 1931, the oldest child of Harlan and Annabelle Moore in Kitts Hill, Ohio.
Barbara was a resident of Boyd County for most of her adult life. She assisted in Dr. Frank Gwen's medical practice for many years, was a small business owner, worked as a realtor, and retired from Walmart after 17 years of employment in 2002. After retirement she invested her life in helping raise her twin great-granddaughters Joselyn and Jasmine Bryant.
Barbara was a talented artist and interior designer. Above all, Barb loved God and she loved people. She opened both her heart and her home to many people in need and shared generously whatever she had. She was a long-time member of Ashland Assembly of God Church.
Barbara is survived by a son Scott Bryant (wife Leah), a daughter Melinda Skaggs Hampton (husband John), and a daughter-in-law Jamie Bryant; sisters Harleen Myatt and Beverly Smith; sister-in-law Lois Moore; and a niece and several nephews. She was "Gran" to Shane and Jessica Bryant, Lydia Bryant Page (husband Brandon) and Jacob Bryant (wife Nichole), Anna Hampton Ashie (husband Nii) and Rachel Hampton Donaldson (husband Caleb). She was a "Great Gran" to Joselyn and Jasmine and Ella Bryant, Wyatt and Maggie Page, and Hampton and Davies Ashie.
She was preceded in death by her beloved son, Ricky Bryant.
Funeral Services for Barbara will be conducted Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Lazear Funeral Home Chapel in Ashland, Ky. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour before service time. A private committal service will be conducted later that day. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude's Children Home in Memphis, Tennessee 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the Lazear Funeral Home in Ashland.
Published on March 12, 2019
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Mar 17, 2019
Brenda Campbell
Mar 15, 2019
It was a blessing to have known you and to work with you Barbara.
Brenda Campbell
Mar 15, 2019
It was a blessing to work with this sweet lady. Loved you Barbara. Condolences and Prayers for the family.
Brenda Campbell
Mar 15, 2019
It was such a Blessing to have known Barb. And to have the oppotunity to work with her. I know she will be missed.💎💖🙏
Rick & Tina Burnett
Mar 14, 2019
Melinda, we wanted to share our condolences with you & to let you & John know that we love you both so very much & we appreciate you too....our prayers are with you & your family as you mourn with the loss of your loved one....its so hard and yet so wonderful to know that she is with Jesus & he is smiling into her face & holding you in his hand at the same time...
With all our Love,
Rick & Tina Burnett
Sherry Blackburn
Mar 14, 2019
Barb was a sweet woman. I worked with her many years. RIP BARB.
Penny Cordle
Mar 14, 2019
Penny Cordle
Mar 14, 2019
Condolences to all her family.
I was very luck to have known this beautiful lady. Loved her like she was my own mother. She will and always be missed in my heart.
Jack and Judy Davies
Mar 13, 2019
Dear Friends, we are so sorry to hear of the passing of Barbara. We send our love, prayers and condolences to Harleen, Beverly and the entire family. 💜🙏 ~ Jack and Judy (Maridelle's sister)
Cornelius Sherlock
Mar 13, 2019
Deal Melinda and Family - Our deepest condolences on the passing of your Mom! Very sorry for your loss.
Deborah & Simon Sumerlin
Mar 13, 2019
Our sympathy to Melinda & John and all the family. Looks like she was an amazing woman with great talent and skills!
Ginny Wood
Mar 13, 2019
My deepest sympathies to my dear friends, Melinda Scaggs Hampton and John, and the entire family of Barbara Scaggs. .
Vall and Ken Haees
Mar 13, 2019
Our hearts and prayers are with you all during this very difficult time.
Lisa Myatt
Mar 13, 2019
Love you Aunt Barb!! I’ll see you in Gloryland!!💜
JeanAnn
Mar 13, 2019
A strong and beautiful woman and a most beloved prayer warrior. I am eternally grateful for her prayers. Now, praise God, her “moon will wane no more and the Lord is her everlasting light.”
Maurice and Carmen Hamilton
Mar 13, 2019
We are very sorry to learn of the passing of Melinda's mother. John and you have each lost a parent and a close relative in recent months. We want you to know that we have you and your families in our prayers. May God bless you and give you peace.
Matt & Melissa Mashburn
Mar 13, 2019
Sending our love and prayers to the family in this season.