Rita Deloris Lackey, 69, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Born April 30, 1935, in Gideon, Mo., daughter of the late Wallace and Jewell Liddell Wadsworth, she was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Malden.
On April 7, 1952, in Piggott, Ark., she married Kullman Lackey, who survives of the home.
Survivors also include one son, Dwight Lackey, of Des Moines, Iowa; two daughters, Donna Stuckey, of Flagg Staff, Ariz., and Heather Green, of Murfreesboro, Ark.; one sister, Shirley Wadsworth, of Springfield, Mo.; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Donald Gene Wadsworth and one grandson, Matthew Stuckey.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 23, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 24, at the First Assembly of God Church in Malden with the Revs. Brad Moore and Dale Shoup officiating.
Burial will follow at the Rosewood Cemetery in Malden.