Elizabeth L. Sackett, 84, of Vicksburg, Mississippi, formerly of Lake Village, died on June 7, 2016 at River Regional Medical Center in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
She was born on March 2, 1932 in Flint, Michigan to the late George Washington Overman and Eva Mae Weeks Overman. She was a skilled seamstress for the Lake Village Industries for years, and was member of Jennie Baptist Church.
Mrs. Sackett was preceded in death by her husband, Roosevelt David Sackett; a daughter, Susan Skinner, four brothers, George, Jessie, Tim and Edward Overman; four sisters, Opal Shands, Jewell Calhoun, Polly Renshaw, and Pansy Howard.
Survivors include, two sons, Mike Overman and wife, Dorothy of Lake Village and David Sackett and fiancé, Wendy Henigan of Vicksburg, Mississippi; five daughters, Vicki Miller and partner, Joan of Waveland, Mississippi, Bonnie Herring and husband, Randy of McGehee, Cynthia Constancio of Vicksburg, Mississippi, Rebecca Cramer and husband Richard of Guntersville, Alabama, and Tammy Brown of Waveland, Mississippi; four brothers, Jim, Bill, Jack, and Richard Overman; one sister, Evelyn Strickland; 19 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation is June 11 from 4 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Bishop King Funeral Home in Lake Village. Funeral services will follow visitation at 5 p.m. with Bro. Brian Wetzler officiating.