George Mickey Lankford, 64, of Anniston, passed away September 11, 2018 at his residence. A Washington County native, he was born July 23, 1954, to Raymond Cleaveland and Gladys Pearl Roney Lankford. He enjoyed working, Alabama football and watching westerns.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jeremy David Lankford and siblings, Jerry “Bubba” Lankford, Mary Susan Keith, Randy Lankford and Leigh Lankford.
He is survived by his wife, Lacy Lankford; daughter, Angela Michelle Lankford; siblings, Ray Lankford, Helen (Robert) Tarver, Katie Pledger, Vicky (Tony) Cooper, Cathy (Randy) Harrell, Perry (Trish) Lankford, Timmy (Katrina) Lankford, Mark Lankford, Phil (Debbie) Lankford, Polly (Timmy) Bozeman, Chris Lankford, Derek (DeAnna) Lankford; sisters-in-law, Diane Lankford, Tracy Marks Gates and brother-in-law, Hal Keith.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Monday, September 17, 2018 at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson with the Revs. Robert Hall and Greg Lawrence officiating. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Ebenezer Cemetery in Wagarville with Lathan Funeral Home directing.
Pallbearers will be Eddie Castle, Brian Hayes, Christopher Lankford, Luke Lankford, Christopher M. Lankford and Mikey Strickland.
Honorary pallbearers will be Benny Sullivan and Paul Laube.
Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.
So sorry for your loss, prayers for the family. We worked together at Ciba/BASF several years.
Ray CochranWaynesboro, MS
So very sorry to hear of Mickey's passing. Prayers going up for all of his family!
Patricia SmithJackson, AL
Praying for God's peace and comfort!
Jonathan & Naomi BrownChatom, AL
I'm so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with the family.
Lana Richardson PeekChickasaw, AL
I want you all to know how sorry to hear about Mickey I love each and everyone of yall ,your family has been like my family prayers,,for says ahead ,
Charlotte RossTibbieim, AL
Praying for you all. Mickey will forever be a Great friend, cousin and man. Love to you all.
Sheila Younge WilliamsLovettsville, VA
Bro. Mickey, you will be missed by us all. Gonna miss my hand shakes and good mornings on Sunday. We will help watch after Lacy and Michelle. Rest my friend.
Kathy LANEYOxford, AL
I am so sorry for your loss.
Laura CoxWagarville, AL