James Arthur "Jim" Tackett

March 1, 1937 ~ June 17, 2013



James Arthur "Jim" Tackett, 76, of Connoquenessing Twp., Pennsylvania, passed away on June 17, 2013 at 6:30 a.m. at his residence.

He was born March 1, 1937 in Corsicana, Texas to the late Arthur Edgar Tackett and Willie Ethel (Chapman) Tackett.

Mr. Tackett was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked as a Truck Driver / Shipper at Castle Rubber, Co.

Mr. Tackett is survived by one son, Matthew J. Tackett of Evans City, PA; one daughter, Patricia A. Stach of Evans City, PA; six grandchildren; one sister, Ruth Tackett; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia K. Tackett, who passed away October 20, 2000; one daughter, Autumn Lynn; one brother, Norman Tackett; and one sister, Vera "Baby" Phillips.

There will be no public visitation.

A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, June 24, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Thompson-Miller Funeral Home Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA, with Rev. Dr. James Swanson of Covenant Presbyterian Church, officiating.

Memorial Donations are suggested to the American Cancer Society of Greater Pittsburgh, 320 Bilmar Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205.






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