Obituary: Thacker, Vaughn E.

Vaughn E. Thacker Obit
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Published: Sep. 23, 2022 at 2:01 PM EDT
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Vaughn E. Thacker, 66, of Marietta, passed away at 9:10 am, Thursday, September 22, 2022, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born August 14, 1956, in Marietta, a son of Clifford and Mabel Burchett Thacker.  Vaughn was a freelance construction worker.  He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose.

Vaughn is survived by his fiancé  Rebecca McKitrick, children:  Jessica (Ron) Rummer, Amanda (Evan) Lightner, and Angela (Scott) Thacker, all of Marietta, and Chase (Danae Simmons) Thacker of Portsmouth, step-children, Jessica (Mathais) Dungan and Sean (Lexi) McKitrick, four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.  He is also survived by brothers Dwight Thacker of Florida and David Thacker of Marietta, and sister Donita Thacker.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters:  Diane Carpenter, Doris Drayer, and Jackie Boyce.

Funeral services will be held on Monday (Sept. 26) at 11:00 am at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home, with burial following in Waterford Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8.   Messages of sympathy may be sent to the family at