Published 1:41 pm Friday, May 27, 2022
FRANKLIN – David Michael Lackey, 75, passed away on May 26, 2022 in his home. Born in Newport News, he was a son of the late Robert McKee Lackey Jr. and Ruth Overbey Lackey. He was also predeceased by a son, William “Billy” David Lackey.
Mike was a 1966 graduate of Suffolk High School and an environmental technician and a millwright for Union Camp/International Paper with 42 years of dedicated service. He was a member of Franklin Presbyterian Church.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 52 years, Carolyn Marie Williams Lackey; two sons, Kevin Lackey and his wife, Katie and Jonathan Lackey and his wife, Kelly; a sister, Mary L. Kelton and her husband, David; three grandchildren, Owen, Isaac and Sabrina; a niece and a nephew; three great-nieces and a great-nephew and two basset hound granddogs, Dolly and Waylon.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 11 in Franklin Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Lou Ventura officiating. A reception will follow the service in the church fellowship hall. The family suggests that memorial donations be made to Franklin Presbyterian Church.