Dell Elnora Tackett

Dell Elnora Tackett, 92, of Mexia, passed away on Jan. 28, 2014, at the Manor Healthcare Residence in Mexia.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, Jan. 31, at 2 p.m. at Tehuacana Cemetery, with the Rev. Marcus Sheffield officiating.
Family visitation will be held Thursday evening, Jan. 30, at the funeral home.
Mrs. Tackett was born on Dec. 6, 1921, in Union High to Silas and Vivian Gullett Sawyer. She was retired from the Mexia State School as a dorm attendant.
She was preceded in death by her husband, H.T. “Bo” Tackett; brother Dorman Wayne Sawyer and sister Dorothy Adams.
Survivors include her daughter, Annette Jones and husband Richard, of Leander; son H.D. Tackett and wife Linda, of Hubbard; daughter Nola Jeanette Chambers, of Forest Glade; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The family would like to express its gratitude to The Manor for the wonderful, loving care provided for their mother over the last twenty plus years.
Visit to sign the guestbook and leave a memorial message for the family.
Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.