In Memory

Lora Belle Lackey Wallace Dickey (Ovalo Eagles) - Class Of 1942

Lora Belle Lackey Wallace Dickey (Ovalo Eagles)

Lora Belle Lackey Wallace Dickey

November 14, 1925 - October 23, 2005

Lora Wallace Dickey, 79, died Sun- day, 23, 2005, at an Abilene care center.

The daughter of Annie (Shaw) and Charles Lackey, Lora was born on November 14, 1925, in Ova lo, Texas, where she was reared and graduated from Ovalo High School. In 1944, she moved from Ovalo to Abilene. She worked 20 years as laundry supervisor at Abilene State School, 14 years for Timex, and 4 years at Lankford Garment Co.

Mrs. Dickey was a member of Wylie Baptist Church.

She was predeceased by her first husband, Lonnie Wallace (d.1992); a daughter, Helen Bradford; her parents, Annie and Charles Lackey; sisters, Faye Preston and Kathy Hatfield; and a brother, Leroy Lackey.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Dickey of Abilene; sons, Danny Wallace and wife, Carolyn, of Abilene, and Bobby Ray Wallace and wife, Ruth, of Sweetwater; a son-in-law, Ross Bradford of Hawley; a sister, Juanita Lackey of Abilene; a sister- in-law, Hazel Berry of Navasota; 9 grandchildren; 14 great- grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.