Daniel Lee Tackett

By November 13, 2012 Obituaries

Daniel Lee Tackett, born July 29, 1957.

Son of Mary Thompson, he is preceded in death by his brothers Joe and Ronny.   He is survived by three sons, Richard Lee Tackett, Randy Joe Tackett, and Daniel Watford, four Grandchildren, Madison Elizabeth Tackett, Peyton Lona Tackett, Declan Lee Tackett, Skylar Watford, his siblings Richard Cleave Tackett, Jerry Lawrence Byers, Mary Jean Scott and Angela Renee Williams.  He is to be remembered as a father, grandfather, a brother, son and friend.  A man who lived in the moment with no worries for tomorrow and no regrets about yesterday.  Who cherished the value of friendship, family gatherings, playing music and standing on your own.  He will be certainly be missed by all.  He loved the outdoors and music; adored his grandchildren and took pleasure in a hard day’s work.   He always had a smile on his face and never hurt anyone, but laughed way to hard at his own jokes.  He left us too soon but leaves us with heartwarming memories. We all have our own.   A memorial service will be held on Monday, November 19th at 6:30 P.M. at the Baptist Church of Gaston, S.C.  In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made in Daniel’s name to the Gaston Public Library, Children’s books section.

Arrangements are by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation & Burial Services.