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John Lackey, Campbellsville, KY (1951 - 2012)

He was a member of a highly regarded Taylor County, KY, family. He leaves eight direct living descendants. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He was a former employee of Batesville Casket Company in Campbellsville

John Lackey, 60, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 6:32amET, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 in Louisville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Friday, October 5, 2012 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Bob Martin and Brad Lackey. Entombment will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY, with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard.

John Lackey, Campbellsville, KY (1951 - 2012)

John Lackey was the son of the late C. B. Lackey and Nellie Francis Gibbons Lackey. He was born Sunday, November 25, 1951 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died Tuesday, October 2, 2012 in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 60 years, 10 months, and 7 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He was a former employee of Batesville Casket Company in Campbellsville. He united in marriage to Terra Elliott May 1, 1976.

Besides his wife, Terra Lackey, he is survived by the following:
  • One son and one daughter: Dylan Lackey of Campbellsville, KY; and Stacey Jewell and husband, Ricky of Magnolia, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Taylor Morgan Jewell, Courtney Megan Jewell, Bryce Michael Joe Jewell, Haley Nichole Lackey, Kaitlyn Brooke Lackey and Jackson Craig Lackey

  • Three brothers and one sister: Allen Lackey and Sue O'Banion and husband, Eddie of Campbellsville, KY; Lewis Lackey and wife, Judy of Mt. Vernon, Illinois; and Hubert Lackey and wife, Barbara of Aurora, Illinois

  • One brother in law, Gilbert Thompson of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters: Charlie Lackey, Jr., Tommy Lackey, Gil Lackey, a brother in infancy, Rosie Thompson and Gladys Tate.

Send a condolence to the family of John Lackey

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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