Mr. Skabo was a member of Broadway Church of Christ in Paducah.
He is survived by his wife, Janis F. Skabo of Gilbertsville and one brother, Terry Skabo of Central City.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Skabo and Helen Louise Beasley; and two brothers, Douglas Ray Skabo and Andy Skabo.
Memorial services were held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday May 1 at Bethel Baptist Church in Tatumsville. Rev. Mike Littrell officiated.
Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah was in charge of arrangements.