Robert Tackett died peacefully in Boise, Idaho on February 18, 2021, at the age of 55.
Robert was preceded in death by his father Wilburn Tackett. He is survived by his mother Wanda Tackett of Corsicana, Texas; children Taylor Green and wife Amanda of Jacksonville, Florida, Ryan Tackett and wife Olivia of Bossier, Louisiana, Jeremy Tackett and wife Danielle of Lindale, Texas, Hannah Hunt and husband Joe of Fort Polk, Louisiana, and Keiran Tackett of Palestine, Texas; grandchildren Aiden Tackett, Sidaleigh Green, Jude Beck, Abigail Tackett, Greyson Tackett, Addison Tackett, and Avery Hunt; sister Barbara Hester and husband Mike of League City, Texas; nephew Michael Hester and niece Julia Hester.
Robert was born on September 8, 1965 in Temple, Texas to Wilburn and Wanda Tackett. He attended Grand Prairie Highschool before receiving his GED in 1984. He joined the United States Army in 1985 and served for 3 years before being honorably discharged. He worked for the Texas prison system for a number of years. At the time of his passing he was working at Guerdon in Boise, Idaho.
A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bowman Funeral Parlor of Garden City.