Maggie L. Lacey

Friday, June 22, 2012

Maggie L. Lacey, 76, of Wichita Falls, Texas, passed away Friday, June 8, 2012.

Maggie was born Feb. 13, 1936, in Trumann to the late John Daniel and Viola Texas (Bottom) Rowlett. She grew up in Trumann and graduated from the Baptist Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Memphis in 1957.

She married Burrell E. Lacey that same year. They traveled the world together during his Air Force career before settling in Wichita Falls, Texas, to raise their family in 1969.

Maggie devoted her love, time and talents to her 55 years of marriage and to family in Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma.

She is survived by her husband, Burrell E. Lacey of Wichita Falls; two daughters, Laura Lacey of Wichita Falls and Kathy Singer and husband William of Enterprise, Ala.; two brothers, John Charles Rowlett of Trumann and James Franklin Rowlett of Salem, and her granddaughter, Lacey E. Singer of Enterprise, Ala.

Graveside services were June 20, 2012, at Nettleton Cemetery under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Arthritis Foundation, PO Box 96380, Washington, DC 20090-6280. Condolences may be sent to the family at