Curtis Tackett


HUGOTON — Curtis Dean Tackett, 72, of Hugoton, died Monday, June 16, 2014, at Stevens County Hospital in Hugoton.

HUGOTON — Curtis Dean Tackett, 72, of Hugoton, died Monday, June 16, 2014, at Stevens County Hospital in Hugoton.

He was born Jan. 30, 1942, in Lakin, to Willard Gray Tackett and Wilma Newberry Tackett Campbell.

Mr. Tackett was a lifetime resident of Stevens County.

On Nov. 16, 1963, he married Velda J. Lee in Liberal. She survives. Other survivors include two daughters, Cindy Arnold of Hugoton, and Terrie Williams of Hooker, Okla.; three brothers, Dennis Campbell of Hugoton, Ronald Campbell of California, and Mike Campbell of Enid, Okla.; three sisters, Anita Jean Wappes of Arvada, Colo., and Pam Adams and Caroline Reynolds, both of Enid; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Willard Tackett; his mother and stepfather, Wilma and J.C. Campbell; and three brothers, Jerry Tackett, Jim Campbell and Bob Campbell.

Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at Assembly of God Church, Hugoton. Burial will be at Hugoton Cemetery.

Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at Paul's Funeral Home, Hugoton. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, in care of the funeral home, Box 236, Hugoton, KS 67951.

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