- BORN: August 1, 1932
- DIED: February 22, 2012
Funeral services for Mr. Efton Rockett, 79, of Spearsville were held at 11:00 AM Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Spearsville Baptist Church with Bro. James Miller officiating. Pallbearers were Rusty Rockett, Joshua Rockett, Joe McDonald, Jim Rhodes, Mark Deason and Mike Rockett. Burial was at Camp Creek Cemetery.
Mr. Rockett was a math teacher, coach, and principle at Spearsville High School from 1959-1979, and a member of Spearsville Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents Elzie and Gladys Rockett; two brothers: Palmer Rockett and Buck Rockett; one sister, Carrie Lou Odom and a daughter, Kathy McDonald Rockett.
He is survived by one son, Ricky Rockett and wife, Edie of Spearsville; two grandsons: Rusty Rockett and Joshua Rockett and wife, Donna all of Spearsville; one granddaughter, Angela McDonald of Siloam Springs, AR; two great grandchildren: Jackson and Julia Rockett of Spearsville and one brother, Sherwood Rockett of Dallas, TX.
Visitation was Friday at Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.