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James S. Rockett

July 29, 1935 December 24, 2018
James S.  Rockett
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Obituary for James S. Rockett

James S. Rockett, age 83, passed away on December 24, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Jaynes Memorial Chapel, located at 811 S. Cockrell Hill Road in Duncanville. Interment will follow services in the Little Bethel Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be observed on Thursday evening from 5-7 PM at the funeral home.

James was born on July 29, 1935 in Spearsville, Louisiana to Elzie and Gladys Rockett. He worked for the REA Express for years and continued as a truck driver for various other companies until he retired. During his retirement, he worked on various projects on his property; he was a great Handy-Man. He also enjoyed sports, football and baseball, especially.

He is survived by his wife, Martha Ann Rockett; son, James L. Rockett; daughter, Patsy A. Guibert; grandchildren, Chris Guibert, Candace Cottar, Anthony Guibert and James Rockett, Jr.; and great grandchildren, Hunter Cottar, Cara Cottar, Stella Rockett, Jetson Rockett and Leyton Guibert.

Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville is in charge of the arrangements.


Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

27

Dec

5:00 PM 12/27/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/27/2018 7:00:00 PM
Jaynes Memorial Chapel

811 S. Cockrell Hill Road
Duncanville, TX 75137

Jaynes Memorial Chapel
811 S. Cockrell Hill Road Duncanville 75137 TX
United States

Service

Friday

28

Dec

10:00 AM 12/28/2018 10:00:00 AM
Jaynes Memorial Chapel

811 S. Cockrell Hill Road
Duncanville, TX 75137

Jaynes Memorial Chapel
811 S. Cockrell Hill Road Duncanville 75137 TX
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Little Bethel Memorial Park Final Resting Place

1803 South Cedar Hill Road
Duncanville, Texas 75137

1803 South Cedar Hill Road Duncanville 75137 Texas
United States
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