Harold (Hal) Vance Lackey, Jr., 80 years old, of Denver, NC, passed away on August 8, 2023.
Hal was born in Mecklenburg County to Harold and Mabel Lackey on January 28, 1943. He later graduated from Guilford College. Over 50 years ago, Hal established Hal Lackey Enterprises (Delmar Studios), now known as Carolina Photography. He was known as a dedicated businessman and employer in the school photography industry. He was also a member of Denver United Methodist Church and was involved in the former Catawba Springs Hunting Club. Hal will be remembered by his family and friends as jovial, generous, intelligent, entrepreneurial, and hard-working.
Hal is survived by his three sons and their families, as well as his close cousin: Carl (Angie) Lackey and their children Hannah (Brent) Westergren and Mary Lou Lackey; David (Dava) Lackey and their children Elizabeth, Joshua, and John Paul Lackey; Matthew (Grace) Lackey and their children Zoe and Eve Lackey; Dolores (Joe) Miller.
Receiving of Friends will be held by the family in the Denver United Methodist Church chapel at 1:00 PM on August 13, 2023. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 PM in the church sanctuary, officiated by Pastor Steve Autrey.
Honoring Hal’s wishes, remembrances may be given to Samaritan’s Purse PO Box 3000 Boone, NC 28607 or at https://www.samaritanspurse.org