Kenneth E. Skelf, 79, of Rossville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Ken was a loving, caring husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of The Crossing Church for many years. Ken loved watching Braves baseball, working crossword puzzles and traveling to Florida. He worked as a brick layer with Garland Sherman, Incorporated for 30 plus years. He was preceded in death by his mother, Estella Skelf Steele; father, Andrew E. Skelf; several sisters; and a brother. Ken is survived by a loving godly woman, Jean E. Skelf; son, Kenny Skelf; daughter, Marcie Skelf; stepchildren, Dean Houston, Markettia Duncan; several grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in the Hamilton Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Terry Harris officiating. Interment will be in Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Kens Church, The Crossing, 7501 Standifer Gap Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421. Visit www.hamiltonfuneraloptions.com to share words of condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, 423-531-3975.