Choice Donis

Thacker, Sr.

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Choice Donis Thacker, Sr.

Sep 09 1919 - Dec 16 2009

Funeral services for Mr. Choice Donis Thacker, Sr., 90 year old Celeste resident, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday December 18th at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel at Leonard. Charles E. Wrenn will officiate. Burial will be in the Pike Cemetery. Family visitation will be Thursday December 17th from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel at Leonard. The pallbearers will be his grandsons. Mr. Thacker was born September 9, 1919 at Blue Ridge, Texas. His parents were William "Dick" Morgan and Mossie Wilder Thacker. He married Cynthia Meeks July 6, 1938. He was a farmer and a rancher. He passed away Wednesday December 16, 2009 at his home in Celeste. He is survived by his wife: Cynthia Thacker of Celeste, Texas; His daughters and sons-in-law: Cherry & Charles Brown of Greenville, Texas and Wanda & Larry King of Mesquite, Texas; his daughter: Janice Thacker of Celeste, Texas; his sons and daughters-in-law: Bud & Sherry Thacker of Celeste, Texas and Keith & Tammy Sue Thacker of Mt. Juliet, TN.; his daughters-in-law: Linda LaHood of Campbell, Texas and Liza Thacker of Mt. Juliet, TN; his 12 grandchildren: Rhonda Shurtleff, Chuck Brown, Don Thacker, Rory Thacker, Holly Kimbrell, Lisa Rowell Ward, Dennisha Denney, Joshua Thacker, Andrea Lucas, Sarah Thacker, Alex Thacker and Natalie Thacker; his 7 great-grandchildren: Staci, Darby, Katelyn, Charity, Mason, Logan and Daven; his 3 great-great grandchildren: Aubrey, Brock and Sophia; his sisters: Wanda Parks of Dallas, Texas and Zelda Ellis of Van Alstyne, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son: Dennis Thacker; his sisters: Ruby Mae, Cora Faye, Edna, Hila and Joy Murl; his brothers: J.W., Glenn, Jack and Bill.
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