Funeral services for Mr. David Harold Lackey, 68, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday,
August 12, 2012, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill
Cemetery in the Pleasant Hill community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 3 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Sunday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2012 in Gainesboro,
He was born September 18, 1943, in Clay County, TN, to the
late Edd and Myrtle Buck Lackey. He was married to
Suzanne Lackey, who survives. He was a retired city official;
serving the town of Gainesboro as mayor for two terms, as fire
chief for twenty plus years, and also serving as a city
alderman and county commissioner.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 3
Sisters: Tennie Mae Ballard, Ernestine Tinsley, and Billie
Survivors include his Wife: Suzanne Lackey of McKenzie,
TN; 2 Sons: David Lee Lackey of Cookeville, TN; and Matthew
David Lackey of Fitchburg, MA; 3 Daughters: Sharon (Ricky)
Phillips of Gainesboro, TN; Sabrina (Bobby) Hamlet of
Gainesboro; Jacqueline (Randy) Childers of Port Charlotte, FL;
7 Grandchildren: Jasmine and Issac Hamlet; George Henry,
Jr.; Kaitlyn Lackey; Jonathan Vanosdale; Ciara Stafford; and
Madison Childers; 1 Brother: Tom (Nancy) Lackey of
Gainesboro, TN; and 3 Sisters: Thelma Dean Key, Jo Helen
Heady, and Paulette Stafford all of Gainesboro, TN.
Matthew Lackey and Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the
Memorial donations may be made to the Lackey family by
contacting the funeral home.
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