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  • Gender Male 
    Person ID I45847  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2017 

    Father Cornett, John Edward,   b. 25 Sep 1923, Three Sands, Kay County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 2010  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Vera Evelyn,   b. 5 Jul 1923, Pampa, Gray County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 2003, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 2 May 1946  LeFors, Gray, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 3 children 
     1. Cornett, Jacqueline Kay,   d. 1949
    +2. Living
    +3. Living
    Family ID F16961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F16963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    1. [S543] Find A Grave ( (Reliability: 3), 16 Nov 2017.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 61799460

      John Edward Cornett
      Birth: Sep. 25, 1923
      Death: Nov. 16, 2010

      Services for John E. Cornett, 87, of Lubbock will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Nov 19, 2010 in Resthaven's Abbey Chapel. Interment will follow at Resthaven. Mr. Cornett passed away on Tuesday, Nov 16th.

      John was born on Sept 25, 1923 in Three Sands, Oklahoma. He graduated from Pampa High School and served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He married Vera Sackett on May 2, 1946 in LeFors, TX. She preceded him in death on May 4, 2003. He retired as a senior administrator with Exxon Oil in 1981. He was a Baptist and a Mason.

      He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jacqueline Kay in 1949; his parents, John and Bessie Prichard; a brother, Jim Cornett and sister, Edna Call; a grandson, Dr. Ronnie Lee Jackson.

      Survivors include a daughter, Johnnye Sue Herald of Lubbock; one son, Bo Cornett, and wife Sherri, of Lubbock; one sister, Alma Teeters of Edmond, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Brenda Herald Rowan of Olton, Tiffany and husband Jason Weddel of Lantana, TX and Mike Herald of Lubbock; five great-grandchildren, Ashlee Jackson, Zach Rowan, Campbell, Henley and Charlie Weddel; and his faithful boxer, "Dutchess".

      Family links:
      Bessie Arena Bowman Prichard (1900 - 1976)

      Vera Evelyn Sackett Cornett (1923 - 2003)

      Resthaven Memorial Park
      Lubbock County
      Texas, USA

      Created by: Carolyn Mackey-Byrum
      Record added: Nov 18, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 61799460

      Researched by Ted Smith

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