MUNFORD - Funeral service for Edward Junior Lackey, 76, will be Saturday, December 8, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., at Eastaboga Baptist Church. Graveside services will immediately follow. Pastor Mike Snyder will officiate. Mr. Lackey went to be with his Savior on December 6, 2012 at his home with his loving wife and sisters by his side. He was surrounded by his loved ones. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary and Bennett Lackey, brothers Fred and Leroy Lackey, a son, Kenneth Lackey, and his former wife Geneva Atkisson Lackey. He attended Eastaboga Baptist Church and served in the Army
and Navy, retiring from the Navy in 1980 as Chief Warrant Officer. He served as Talladega County Commissioner (2004-2008) and loved working on his farm, especially horse rides with his family. Survivors are his beloved wife, Virginia Phillips Lackey of Munford; son James Lackey (Shannon) of Deatsville; daughter-in-law Tawana Lackey; stepsons Todd (Rhonda) and Patrick (Shannon) Williamon; sisters, Polly Lackey Phillips of Alexandria, Pearl Lackey Watts (Floyd) of Munford, Anne Lackey Stephens (John C.) of New Hope; brothers, Tom Lackey (Jean) of Munford, J.C. Lackey of Pineville, WV; 12 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Visitation will be at Usrey Funeral Home on Friday, December 7, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Pall bearers will be his grandsons. Online condolences may be made at www.usreyfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations can made to Eastaboga Baptist Church building fund. Usrey Brown Service Funeral Home will direct the service.