Arthur Lee Lacey, 87, of Jonesboro, died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011. He was born in Lindale, Ga., to the late Clarence and Clara Johnson Lacey. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Bill Lacey, and sisters, Vera Dixon and Lillian Edwards. Arthur was a retired Master Sergeant in the U.S. Army.

Mr. Lacey is survived by his children, Karen Lacey, Kathy Lewis, Jimmy (Peggy) Lacey, Bobby (Lindy) Lacey; a sister, Joyce Lacey, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

The body will be cremated and a private service will be held at a later time. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements, (770) 914-1414 .