James “Jimmy” Windell Lackey, 62, of Elkins, passed away Monday, June 20, 2022, at his home. 

He was born Saturday, Sept. 19, 1959, in Fayetteville, to Samuel Dean and Martha Lorene Parsley Lackey. Jimmy was a farmer and especially loved gardening and growing tomatoes.

Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents. 

He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Anita and Don Gramling; his caretaker, Carl Coonfield; and his companion, Gayla Billings. He is also survived by honorary nieces and nephews, who fondly called him “Uncle Fig”; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; and a lot of wonderful, close, friends.

Graveside services were held Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at Patrick Cemetery. Les McGaugh officiated. 

Services were entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.