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Henry James ‘Hank’ Packett

Mr. Henry “Hank” James Packett, 72 of Marconi Street, Mocksville, died Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at his home.

He was born Dec. 10, 1947 in Newark, N.J. to the late Henry William and Annie Pearl King Packett. Mr. Packett had been employed at Thompson Crown Wood Products for 21 years.

He was also preceded in death by 4 sisters, Judith Pearl Packett Wood, Patricia Ann Packett, Kathleen Ann Ashby and Cynthia Gay Packett Hogan.

Survivors: Amanda’s mom,  Linda Faye Packett; daughter, Amanda Ann Packett Anderson (Lamont “Tony” Anderson) of the home; 5 grandchildren, Brielle Turner, Deseree Turner, Nicole Anderson, Kelesha Anderson and Kedesha Anderson; 1 great-granddaughter (coming in August), Meliyah; 14 nieces and nephews; and one special nephew, that was like a son to him, John Ross “Jr.” Wood.  They attended several Carolina Panther games together, enjoyed traveling to the mountains and the Outer Banks, as well as watching endless hours of wrestling while throwing down a “cold one”.

A memorial service will be held will be at a later date.

Memorials: 121 Marconi St., Mocksville.