Mrs. Velva Lee Luckey, 84 of Marietta, TX departed this earthly journey to be with the Lord September 21, 2021 at Springs Nursing Center in Hughes Spring, TX. She was born April 26, 1937 to the parentage of Ora Mae Collins and Richard Odell Sattiewhite. She was raised in Cass County by her mother and stepfather, Grissom Casteel. Mrs. Luckey was a member of Floyd Valley Baptist Church and a retiree of Day and Zimmerman Lone Star Ammunition after 35 years of service.
Mrs. Velva Lee Luckey, 84 of Marietta, TX departed this earthly journey to be with the Lord August 21, 2021 at Springs Nursing Center in Hughes Spring, TX. She was born April 26, 1937. Mrs. Luckey was a member of Floyd Valley Baptist Church and a retiree of Day and Zimmerman after 35 years of service.
Service will be 12:00 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2021 at First Baptist Church located at Allday Street, Atlanta, TX. Dr. Jonathan Stanmore, Pastor, and Pastor Reginald Bowser, Officiating. A walk thru viewing will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 1, 2021 at Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. (Please Wear Your Mask.) Burial will be in Floyd Valley Cemetery under the direction of the funeral home.
Velva was preceded in death by her mother, father, stepfather and stepmother, her maternal and paternal grandparents, four brothers: James Casteel, Calvin Collins, Harold Streeter, and Jerry Wright, two sisters: Minnie Collins and Dorothy Casteel Butts.
She leaves to cherish her memories: Her husband, Willie Lee (Dude) Luckey; Two daughters: Velma Jean (Crawford) King and Ivory Pearl (Rod) Birmingham; One son: her baby, Willie Odell; Six sisters: Ella (Virgil) Hatley, Wilma (Greg) Frazier, Ruth (Martin) Harris, Vanessa Cormier, Joyce Streeter and Aretha Streeter,; Four brothers:, Felton Collins, John L. Collins, Benjamin (Ann) Collins, Sr. and Jerrel (Roxanne) Sattiewhite; Two sisters-in-law:, Betty Luckey and Linda Luckey; Two brother-in-laws: Fealto Oliver and Robert Washington; Four Bonus daughters: LaWanna Haskins, Donna Hurndon, Gwendolyn Anderson and Doris Casteel; Two Bonus sons: Charles & Rickey Casteel; The Loves of her life: The Grands – Five Granddaughters: YoShandra Russell, Christy King, Keres Garrett, Sharedan Birmingham and Demecia Birmingham; One Grandson, DeCori (Megan) Birmingham, two Bonus Grands: Alfred (LaMonica) Birmingham and Maci Johnson, The Apples of her Eyes: The Great Grands – Caleb King, Kelis Willis, Katelyn Russell, Dawson Birmingham, Jordan Hodge, Mckenzie Birmingham and Dillion Birmingham, and a host of loved nieces, nephews, family and friends.