Robert James Luckey, 87, affectionately known as RJ, passed away at Sulphur Springs Health and Rehabilitation on Tuesday, December 7, 2021.
RJ was born in the Spring Hill Community of Bowie County on June 14, 1934 to Henry Luckey and Ioan Byrd Luckey. RJ never married or had children but he loved his nieces and nephews greatly.
He is survived by his sister Shirley Faye Culpepper and husband Curtis of Royse City; two brothers: James Luckey of Commerce and John E. Luckey and wife Minnie of Commerce. He is also survived by nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
RJ was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Jossie Luckey and Bobby Jean Luckey; brothers: Robert Henry Luckey, Ervin Thomas "Buck" Luckey and LaCharles Luckey and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at 1:00 P.M. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with Bro. Bernice Heath officiating. Burial will follow at Rosemound Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Sherman Luckey, Ray Luckey, Larry Luckey, Fred Johnson, Curtis Wilson Jr. and Christopher Luckey. Honorary pallbearers will be Raymond Kennedy, Kevin Luckey, Arron Luckey and Justin Luckey.