Lee Roy Lackey, Sr. was born February 16, 1928 to William R. and Josie Lackey in Kansas City, Missouri. He passed away Saturday, June 18th at his home in Osceola, Missouri.
He spent his youth in Kansas City, Missouri. He joined the United States Navy and served during World War II. Later in life he relocated to Margate, Florida. In 2005 he returned to Osceola, Missouri to be closer to his family.
Lee is preceded in death by his parents and 12 brothers and sisters; Leora Goodnature, Daniel Lackey, Norech Hatfield, Orpha Simpson, William R. Lackey, Victor Lackey, Mabel Miller, Edward Lackey, (twins) Delbert and Everett Lackey, Leonard Rex Lackey and Virginia Winningham.
He is survived by 3 children, Lee Roy Lackey, Jr. and wife Debbie Lou of Independence, Missouri, Linda R. Lackey of Osceola, Missouri, David W. Lackey and wife Lorraine of Osceola, Missouri; 13 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.