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Elizabeth "Betty" C. Harrington Sckiets
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Obituary for Elizabeth "Betty" C. Harrington Sckiets

Elizabeth “Betty” C. Harrington Sckiets, 86, of Hattiesburg, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on April 27, 2018, surrounded by her children. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church followed by burial in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery in Seneca.
Mrs. Sckiets was preceded in death by her loving husband of 50 years, Louis Sckiets; her parents, Elizabeth and Leo Harrington; and three sisters, Ethylreda Styles, Mary Alice Fillingame, and Frankie Blackwell.
She is survived by three children, Karen (Bob) Peden, Patricia (John) Howell, and Tommy (Pandy) Sckiets; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; three sisters, Margie (Al) Landry, Leona Courtney, and Patricia Boutwell; one brother, Alphonse (Sherry) Harrington; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Betty retired from Magnolia Federal Bank after 20 years of service. She was an active member of Sacred Heart for over 60 years, where she met her husband singing in the choir. She was an avid sports fan. She enjoyed playing bridge and dominos with her friends.
The visitation will be Monday, April 30, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church from 5 – 7 p.m. with a Rosary following at 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Sacred Heart Catholic Church St. Vincent de Paul Society in her honor.
The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude for the loving care provided to their mother by the staff of the Claiborne, Camellia Hospice and First Light Home care.

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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church

313 Walnut Street
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401

A Rosary will immediately follow the visitation at 7 p.m.

Memorial Mass




10:00 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church

313 Walnut Street
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401

Cemetery Details


Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery

379 W Seneca Rd.
Lumberton, MS 39455


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