Cecil Allen Tackett, 62, of Nebraska City died Nov. 4, 2013 at his home. He was born Aug. 16, 1951 in Monroe, La., to Kenneth Clyde and Mary Magdelene (Toney) Tackett.

Cecil Allen Tackett, 62, of Nebraska City died Nov. 4, 2013 at his home.  He was born Aug. 16, 1951 in Monroe, La., to Kenneth Clyde and Mary Magdelene (Toney) Tackett.


He worked as a meat cutter.  Cecil served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.  


Local survivors include  son Curtis Tackett of Humboldt.  


Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at the Mt. Olive Cemetery near Oden, Ark.  


There will be no visitation.


Online condolences may be expressed at www.marshallfuneral.com.  


Marshall Funeral Chapel of Nebraska City is in charge of arrangements.