Alford Craig Lackey

Born: Thu., Mar. 19, 1959
Died: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Jan. 07, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sun., Jan. 07, 2018
Location: Carney-Frost Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Mon., Jan. 08, 2018
Location: Carney-Frost Funeral Home

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Alford “Craig” Lackey, age 58, of Angola, IN died Monday January 1st, 2018 At Cameron Hospital, Angola, Indiana.  He was born March 19, 1959 in McDowell, Kentucky to Alford and Minnie “Louise” (Johnson) Lackey.  Craig graduated from Lakeland High School in 1978 and was one of the “Lakers” track stars.  He won many titles, ribbons and trophies.  He moved to Mobile, Alabama soon after high school and lived there for 20 plus years.  He had returned to Indiana 10 years ago and has resided ever since.  He was certified as an electrician and had worked in that industry most of his life.  Craig loved his grandchildren, pets, friends and family.  He is survived by his fiancé - Mary Gose of Angola, IN.  3 sons – Vincent Lackey of Mobile, Alabama, Derrick Lackey of Angola, Indiana and Tristian Condra Lackey of Foley, Alabama.  1 daughter – Jessica Albright of Goshen, Indiana.  1 step-son - Jacob Wilhelm of Salem Center, Indiana.  1 step-daughter - Brittney & Jamie Messer of Edgerton, Ohio.  4 brothers – John and Linda Lackey, David Lackey and Tonya Martinez, Randy and Sherri Lackey all of LaGrange, Indiana and Ray and Linda Lackey of Goshen, Indiana.  3 sisters – Exer & Roscoe Johnson of Bevinsville, Kentucky, Monica & Mike Harper of Ocala, Florida and Debra & Scott Chapman of LaGrange, Indiana.  11 grandchildren and his dog – Blizzard Pearl.  He was preceded in death by his Dad - Alford Lackey on April 15, 2007 and his mom - Louise Lackey on January 3, 2011.  Visitation will be held at Carney-Frost Funeral Home Sunday January 7, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M.  The funeral service will be held Monday January 8, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home with the Rev. Ken Weaver officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in LaGrange, Indiana.  Online condolences may be sent at  Carney-Frost Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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Denise Harp
   Posted Thu January 04, 2018
Derrick sorry to hear of your dads passing.

Lauren Watkins
   Posted Thu January 04, 2018
My Uncle Craig was a wonderful man who filled my childhood with joy. I spent alot of time with him as a child and it hurts my heart to know we have lost such a wonderful soul. I wish the rest of the family my best as I know losing a love one is not easy. I love you Uncle Craig.

Gerri Rowe
   Posted Sat January 06, 2018
Larry and I are so sorry for your loss. Please accept our condolences.

Brad and Michelle Eash
   Posted Sun January 07, 2018
Sending our sincere condolences to the Lackey family.

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