People's Defender July 28, 2013
Geraldine “Gerry” Lacy, 83, of West Union, died Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at the Adams County Manor. Mrs. Lacy was born
March 31, 1930, the daughter of the late Oscar and Alta
(Copas) Staggs in Adams County.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Lacy was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Lacy, and a greatgranddaughter,
Paislee Dickens. She is survived by two daughters, Julie Beasley and Debbie Eldridge, both of West Union; a son, Michael Lacy of West Union; two sisters, Karen Grooms and
Linda Calvert, both of West Union; a brother, Harold
Staggs of New Carlisle; four grandchildren; and two
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 27, at 1 p.m. at the Thompson-Meeker Funeral Home, West Union, with Cliff
Stevens officiating. Burial followed in the West Union
Cemetery. Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
July 27. A gathering with friends and family was held
at the West Union Christian Union Fellowship Hall following