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Cessna Lynn Skaggs

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Cessna was born on September 22, 1935 and passed away on Thursday, September 12, 2019.

Cessna was a resident of Brentwood, Tennessee at the time of passing.

Cessna graduated with an Electrical Engineering degree from Vanderbilt University in 1959, where he played football and was a member of the 1955 Gator Bowl Championship team.

Following college, he served in the U.S. Army earning the rank of Captain, and after 44 years of service, retired from BellSouth/AT&T.

Visitation will be held Monday, September 16 from 5 to 6:30 pm and Tuesday, September 17 from 11 am to 12:30 pm, at the Cheek House of First Presbyterian Church, 4815 Franklin Pike, Nashville 37220. Services will follow at Stanford Chapel at 1 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 4538 Trousdale Drive, Nashville 37204.