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