Roger Carroll LacyBenton, AR, 1942 - 2018 0comment
Roger Carroll Lacy passed from this earth surrounded by his loving family on October 10, 2018 in Benton, Ark. at the age of 76. He is survived by the love of his life Rachel (Ellis) Lacy along with his daughter, Victoria Powell (Robert) and son, Michael Lacy (Tracy), siblings Joe Lacy and Pat (Lacy) Hafner, grandchildren Lacy Goin (Brandon), John-Michael Powell (Serena), Hunter Lacy, Trey McKim, and Sabrina Lacy and seven great grandchildren. Roger was greeted in Heaven by his parents and his sisters; Grace Stratton and Deborah Lacy.
Roger was born September 22, 1942, to Marion and Thelma Lacy in Fordyce, Arkansas. The third of five children, he graduated from Bauxite High School. After vocational school he began working as a machinist at ALCOA where he retired after 38 years.
Roger married Rachel on January 17, 1964. Their faith in the Lord forged their 54 year marriage. In 1990 Roger became a grandfather and began lovingly spoiling his grandchildren and continued that practice with his great-grandchildren.
A potluck visitation will be held from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 14th at Highland Heights Baptist Church followed by a celebration of life at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, send donations to Highland Heights Mission Outreach. Services entrusted to Smith Funeral Home. Online guestbook can be found at www.SmithFamilyCares.com.
Published October 12, 2018
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Smith-Benton Funeral Home
322 N. Market St., Benton, AR