Earlene Hackett

Published 5:00 am Thursday, September 25, 2008

Services for Earlene Hackett, of Summit, are 2 p.m. Saturday,Sept. 27, at Mt. Zion M.B. Church in Bogue Chitto with burial inthe church cemetery.

Visitation is Friday from 2 until 8 p.m. at R.E. Tyler FuneralHome.

Mrs. Hackett, 79, died Sept. 21, 2008, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center in McComb. She was born in Lincoln Countyon April 11, 1929, to Eli Robinson and Ima Robinson.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of Mt. Zion M.B.Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents, a son, Eddie Hackett;her brothers, Levi Harvey and Johnson Fairman; and her sisters,Pearline Robinson and Evelyn Tillman.

Survivors are her husband, Esau Hackett, of Summit; her sons,Willie Hackett, Curtis Hackett, both of Summit, Jimmy Hackett, ofAllen, Texas, Maurice Hackett, of Texas, Levell Hackett, of Joplin,Mo., and Antonio Hackett, of Tulsa, Okla.; her daughters, CarishanaBrown, of McComb, Endora Potter, of Cleveland, Ohio, Erma Gordon,of McComb, Martha Tillman, of Summit, Emma Crossley, of Plano,Texas, and Patricia Hisser, of Summit; a brother, Ledell Robinson,of Bogue Chitto; her 30 grandchildren; her 17 great-grandchildren;and her 16 great-great-grandchildren.