809 La Clede Street, Bellmead, TX 76705

Sallie Skains
June 22, 1932 - June 14, 2022

Sallie Skains

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Sallie Skains, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2022.
Services will be 9:30 am Friday, June 17, 2022 at Greater Waco Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Gerald McKelroy officiating. Burial will be at Mount Antioch Cemetery near Mount Calm, Texas.
Visitation will be 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Thursday, June 16, 2022 at Greater Waco Baptist Church.
Sallie was born June 22, 1932 in Navarro County, Texas to Herbert and Annie (Brazelton) Key. She graduated from Frost High School Class of 1951. She married Donald Skains on May 11, 1952. She received her LVN license from MCC in 1986 and worked for a local nursing home until retiring. She and her husband owned Don Skains Electric Co. for many years. She was a member of Bellmead Calvary Baptist Church, now known as Greater Waco Baptist Church, where she served for many years, in the nursery, teaching Sunday School and working in the Administration office. Sallie enjoyed traveling and reading her Bible, but her greatest joy came from spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 66 years, Donald Skains in 2018; her children, Kerry Skains Fest and Roger Skains; and her siblings, Jean Rejeck and Rudy Key.
Survivors include her children, Belynda Mize and her husband, Darrel, Timothy Skains, Theda Skains and Nolan Skains and his wife Mindy; her grandchildren, Lance, Timothy Jr., Hayden, Kacey, Nicole, Logan, Braeden, Nick, Chad, Shannon, Shane and Miranda; many great-grandchildren; special niece, Kathy; and numerous other nieces and nephews.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Royal Manor Nursing Home Staff, especially Irene and Scott & White Hospice Staff, especially Jennifer and Chaplain Larry.
Donations may be made to Greater Waco Baptist Church, 912 TX-340 Loop, Waco, Texas 76705.

Thursday, June 16, 2022
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Greater Waco Baptist Church
912 TX-340 Loop
Waco, TX  76705
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Friday, June 17, 2022
9:30 am
Greater Waco Baptist Church
912 TX-340 Loop
Waco, TX  76705
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Mount Antioch Cemetery
FM 339
Mt. Calm, TX  76674
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  1. Margie Moore
    My Condolences for the loss of your Mother May the Lord Comfort you and give you Peace with your Family ❣️🛐✝️🕊🕊🕊
  2. Sheila Carpenter
    I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was such a sweet lady. I know she loved all of her children very much. She is an angel in Heaven now with the Lord and reunited with your dad.
  3. janet hutcheson
    We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family at this time.
    Janet and Mike Hutcheson
  4. Randy & Denise (Niles) Ragsdale

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and family.
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