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Dorothy “Dot” Lackey Marshall

Dorothy “Dot” Lackey Marshall

Dorothy “Dot” Lackey Marshall, 87, of Taylorsville, passed away on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at Valley Nursing Center.

Dot was the daughter of the late Bron and Edna Lackey. She was born in Iredell County on Monday, May 9, 1932. She attended Stony Point Tabernacle. Her favorite thing was corresponding with family and friends through cards. She was a great cook, and was always lending a helping hand to friends and neighbors. She retired from Broyhill Furniture.

In addition to her parents, Dot was preceded in death by her loving husband, Hal Marshall; a son, Timothy Marshall; a grandson, Clark Atchison; and seven siblings, Gilbert Lackey, Hilda L. Gryder, Harry Talmadge Lackey, Evelyn L. Pennell, Jeff Lackey, Jackie L. Teague, and Candy L. Bolick.

Dot is survived by a son, Rev. Mark Marshall (Lori) of Taylorsville; three daughters, Dana M. Atchison (Ellis Charles) of Sikeston, Missouri, Gail M. Millsaps (Phil) of Moravian Falls, and Sally M. Lackey (Tim) of Hiddenite; a brother, Bron “June” Lackey Jr. of Stony Point; grandchildren, Nichole M. Blanton (Allen), E.C. Atchison (Lisa), Laura A. Thompson (Jeb), Amber R. Treadway (Chad), Autumn R. Davidson (Jeremy), Travis Lackey, Bryce Lackey (Kayla), Carsyn Lackey, Noel M. Davidson, Nathan Marshall (Mandy), Landon Marshall (Sarah), Graham Marshall (Rachel), and Trent Marshall; 19 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

A Private Graveside Service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at Carsons Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Rev. Mark Marshall will officiate. The body will lie in state Tuesday, April 14, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at Chapman Funeral Home.

The family would like to give thanks to the Staff at Alexander County Hospice, Bayada Home Health Care, Valley Nursing Center, and Chapman Funeral Home for their services and great care of our Mother in her time of need.

Memorials may be given to Alexander County Hospice, 50 Lucy Echerd Ln., Taylorsville, NC 28681; or Carsons Chapel United Methodist Church, 1551 Carson Chapel Rd., Taylorsville, NC 28681.

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1 Comment

  1. Alva Jean Patterson and Family on April 13, 2020 at 11:40 pm

    We are thinking about you all. We will really miss her and her good Cooking. Dana,Gail, Sally,Mark we are praying for you all. Dot, always help us when mother was sick. She has helped every one in our Lackey family. It is going to be ruff, since she is gone to heaven
    Love Alva Jean

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