|Birth: ||Mar. 1, 1935|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2004|
Funeral services for Marvin Mearl Tackitt, 69, of West Plains, were held Wednesday, Nov. 10 at Elijah Church of Christ with Evangelist Vic Williams and Evangelist Raymond Wiseman officiating. Burial was in Elijah Cemetery.
Mr. Tackitt died Sunday, Nov. 7, 2004, at West Vue Nursing Center in West Plains. He was born March 1, 1935, at Elijah, the son of Arvel and Jewell Tackitt. He married Bonnie Joan Hensley Feb. 9, 1956, at Caulfield.
He was employed by International Shoe Company and enjoyed woodworking, especially making snake canes.
Mr. Tackitt is survived by his wife, Bonnie; six children, Vicky Baumgart and her husband, Greg, of Springfield, Vernon Tackitt of Caulfield, Quentin Tackitt and friend, Stephanie Cormaci, of West Plains, Ronnie Tackitt of Caulfield, Monte Tackitt and his wife, Susanne, of Ozark, and Misty Tackitt of Caulfield; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; his mother, Jewell Tackitt of West Plains; two brothers, Hollis Tackitt and his wife, Nancy, of Brentwood, Tenn., and Marcus Dean Tackitt of Lamar; and three sisters, Vernetta Collins and her husband, Loren, of West Plains, Francie Hardin and her husband, Joe, of Caulfield, and Carol Richardson of Mount Juliet, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Memorials can be made to Elijah Cemetery and can be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Arvel Orville Tackitt (1908 - 2001)
Jewell Alpha Tackitt (1914 - 2005)
Monte O'Brian Tackitt (1971 - 2010)*
Marvin Mearl Tackitt (1935 - 2004)
Francalene Tackitt Hardin (1938 - 2017)*
Elijah Church of Christ Cemetery
GPS (lat/lon): 36.61161, -92.14615
Created by: Jim Estes
Record added: Apr 24, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 128473726