SAN SABA Funeral services for Doug Lackey, 79, of San Saba, are set for 2 p.m. Saturday, May 24, at the Howell-Doran Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the San Saba City Cemetery. Howell-Doran Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

He died Thursday, May 22, 2008, in San Saba.

He was born April 12, 1929, in San Saba County, the son of William R. Lackey and Alena Kathryn Ratliff. He attended First Baptist Church in San Saba.

Survivors include one son, Barton Douglas Lackey of Lithia Springs, Ga.; two daughters, Sheila Ferrell and her husband Rick of San Saba and Tammy Morgan of Denison; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Fletcher Lackey and his wife Yoko of San Saba, and Winston Lackey of Brazoria; two sisters, Patsy Teltow of Salado and Erma Avant of Arcadia, Fla.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alenia Ratliff Lackey and William Rainey Lackey; and one brother, Wade Lackey.

Memorials may be made to the San Saba County EMS.