Tom DotyTimes Columnist
December 19, 2012
Helen Hager, 68, of Dingess, departed this life on Tuesday night, December 18, 2012, at Logan Regional Medical Center.
Born January 13, 1944, at Lyburn she was the daughter of Elsie White York of Dingess, and the late William Riley York.
She was also preceded in death by her son infant John Fitzgerald Lackey.
Helen was a homemaker and loving wife. She was also a member of the Dingess Church of God.
In addition to her mother she is survived by her husband, Riley Hager, two sons Danny (Audra) Lackey and former wife Sharon Lackey and Garry (Cheryl) Lackey both of Dingess, two daughters Donna Lackey (Doyle) Maynard of Wayne County and Diane Lackey Elliott of Dingess, four brothers Dave, Joe, Henry, and James York all of Dingess, two sisters Esther Meadows of Charleston and Barbara Bryant of Dingess, grandchildren Angie (Bill) Dingess, Dennis “Melvin” (Krista) Bryant, Daniel Lackey (girlfriend Latonda Hall) , Sarah St. Clair, Crystal (Floyd) Kelly, Dianne Elliott, Rose (Dustin) Workman, Gary “Bub” Followay and girlfriend Ryan Marcum, Johnce Followay, Sabrina Helena Lackey and (boyfriend Jamie Robinson, and great-grandchildren, Daishawna and Zelda Dingess, Xavier Weekly, Makayle Bryant, unborn Ozzy James Bryant, Eddie, Stevie, and Christopher St. Clair, Lashonda and Floyd ” Bam Bam” Kelly, Wade “Jake” Bryant, Amber and Randy Adkins, Randy “R. J., Chase, and Dean Jacob Adkins, Brooklyn Marcum, Kenleigh Marcum, and Grandall Dotson and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be at noon on Saturday, December 22, at the Dingess Church of God with Rev. Daryl Baker officiating. Burial will follow in the Hager Home Place Cemetery at Dingess. Friends may call Friday after 5 p.m. at the church at Dingess.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
For email condolences go to : www.honakerfuneralhome.org. Honaker Funeral Home of Logan is in charge of arrangements.