David Puckett, 56, of Alvarado, formerly of Bridgeport, died Monday, May 13, 2013, at home.
Service is 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport. David Bennett will officiate, and burial will be in Jim Ned Cemetery. Pallbearers are C.J. Johnson, Delbert Beall, Tommy Rose, Roy Robinson, James Smith, Danny Long and Rick England. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
David was born Feb. 18, 1957, in Bridgeport to Myrtle Marie (Maddux) and Richard Frances Puckett. He was a truck driver and a member of Teamsters local No. 745. He married Margaret Campion Oct. 27, 2001. David enjoyed golf, fishing, attending classic car shows and watching movies.
He is survived by his wife; sons Charles Landon Puckett of Lompoc, Calif., Howard Smith of Lufkin, Timothy Smith of Ennis and Robert Chapman of Alvarado; daughters Ashley St. John of Bridgeport and Melissa Wright of Alvarado; brothers Dewayne Puckett of Chico and Doug Puckett of Pittsburg; sister Donna Puckett of Bridgeport; grandchildren Christa, Nathan, Tyler, Autumn, Cody, Jasmine, Hallie, William, Bryon, Daniel, Hannah, John Jr., Amy and Aiden; and great-granddaughter Farrah.
David was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Darrell and Danny Lee Puckett; and grandson Dylan Chapman.