Funeral services for Billye Jeanne Lackey, 88, of Muskogee, OK, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the First Baptist Church in Muskogee with Brother Rex Wilkerson officiating. Pallbearers will be Talon Starkey, Michael Skaggs, Brandon Starkey, Bristow Starkey, Brandon Shipley, and Gordon Carlin. Honorary pallbearers will be Jay Chandler, David Chandler, John Conn, Blake Chandler, Billy Starkey, Hank Starkey, and Bart Starkey. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home of Muskogee.
Billye was born January 1, 1929 in Shawnee, OK, the daughter of Henry and Myrtle Starkey and passed from this life on Saturday, January 7, 2017.
Survivors include her daughter, Marla Tyndall of Muskogee; son, Bobby Lackey and wife, Sandy, of Wagoner; six grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and a great many dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, I. Jay Lackey Jr; parents, Henry and Myrtle Starkey; daughter, Debbie Lackey; brothers, Willis and Bobby Starkey; son-in-law, Don Tyndall.
You may make donations in Billye's name to St. Jude's Research Hospital or Bedouin Shriner's Transportation Fund in lieu of flowers.
Published on January 10, 2017