Charlie Willard Sackett
|Father||Charlie Rufus Sackett (1894-1983)|
|Mother||Ida Ruby Hornbeck (c 1899-)|
In 1920 Charlie was living in Liberty, TexasG, in the household of his parents Charles and Ida, and was recorded in the census as Charley Sackett, aged less than a year and born in Texas.5
In 1930 he was living at East Avenue, Houston, Harris County, TexasG, in the household of his parents Charles and Ida, and was recorded as Charles William Sackett, aged ten and born in Texas.6
Charlie completed a World War II draft registration card on 1 July 1941. He was aged 21 and was a farmer. He was living in DaytonG. Next of kin was his father Charlie R Sackett.7 Charlie W Sackett enlisted in the US Army at Fort Sam Houston, TexasG, on 4 February 1942 and served during the Second World War as a Platoon Sergeant.8
Charlie Willard Sackett
Charlie Willard Sackett, 102, of Porter, passed away on June 22, 2022. He was born in Dayton to parents Charlie Rufus Sackett and Ida Ruby Hornbeck Sackett.
Mr. Sackett grew up in Dayton and served in United States Army during WWII as Platoon Sergeant. He was married to the love of his life, Marjorie for 80 years.
Charlie was preceded in death by his siblings, John L. Sackett, Ruby Laura Alexander, Jewel L. Dever and grandson, Justin Sackett. He is survived by his wife, Margorie; sons, Charles Sackett and wife Linda, Ronnie Sackett and wife Beverly, Elton Sackett and wife Linda, Darryl Sackett and wife Evelyn and Dennis Sackett; sixteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; numerous other relatives and friends.
Visitation for Mr. Sackett will be 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Pace-Stancil Funeral Home. Services will be 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at Pace-Stancil Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Magnolia Park Cemetery.
—Bluebonnet News, Liberty, Texas, online edition, 26 Jun 2022.
Notes & Citations
- WWII draft card.
- "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903–1932", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Charlie, b. Dayton, Liberty, Texas, 8 Dec 1919, father Charlie Sackett, b. Kansas, 26, farming, mother Ida Hornbeck, b. Montgomery County, Texas, 20."
- Email from Charles L Sackett to Sackett List.
- 1920 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1829, p 16B, Enumeration District 97
Justice Precinct 3, Liberty, Texas, 2 Apr 1920
Sackett, Charles, head, 27, general farm, b. KS, father b. KS, mother b. KS, home owned
Sackett, Ida Ruby, wife, 20, housewife, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. TX
Sackett, Ruby Laura, 3, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. TX
Sackett, Charley, son, ?/12, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. TX.
- 1930 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll 2351, p. 39A, Enumeration District 0132, Image 350.0, FHL microfilm 2342085
East Ave, Houston, Harris County, Texas, 8 Apr 1930
Sackett, Charles R, head, home rented $12 pm, age 36, m. at 21, b. KS, father b. KS, mother b. KS, carpenter, construction
Sackett, Ida R, wife, 30, m. at 15, b. TX, father b. IN, mother b. TX
Sackett, Ruby Laura, dau, 12, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX
Sackett, Chas William, son, 10, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX
Sackett, John L, son, 8, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX
Sackett, Jewel Lucinda, dau, 6, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX.
- "U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940–1947", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Charlie Willard Sackett, Dayton, Liberty, Texas, age 21, b. Dayton, Texas, 8 Dec 1919, farmer, nok Charlie R Sackett, Dayton, emp Tommie Green, Dayton, race white, ht 5' 7", eyes gray, wt 140, hair brown, complexion ruddy, crippled right hand. Reg Dayton, Liberty, Texas, 1 Jul 1941."
- "US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938–1946", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Charlie W, married, b. Texas, 1919, res Liberty, Texas, educ 1 year of high school, enlisted Fort Sam Houston, Texas, 4 Feb 1942, rank Private, ht 67, wt 140."
|Appears in||Sackett snippets|
Sacketts in the Military
|Sackett line||10th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Charts||Line 3a (American)|
|Last Edited||28 Jun 2022|