James O. Thacker, 75, died November 3, 2012. He was the husband of the late Mary V. (Norris) Thacker.
Born in Hardburly, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Herburt and Nanny (Watts) Thacker. Mr. Thacker was employed as a machinist for Kenny Mfg. for 30 years, retiring in 1999.
He is survived by his companion Diana J. Fandetti; his children, of Dianne M. Savastano, Coleen J. Moretti, Kathleen L. Brunell, James N. Thacker, John M. Thacker and the late Patricia A. Marzilli; his brother of Frank H. Thacker, he was predeceased by the late Rudy Thacker, Janice Belknap and Buford Thacker. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.
His funeral service will be held Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 10 a.m. in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave., Warwick. Burial will be in Pawtuxet Memorial Park. Visiting hours Wednesday 5-8 p.m. Information and condolences, visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com.