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Official Obituary of

Greg Thacker

October 22, 1971 ~ February 24, 2024 (age 52) 52 Years Old

Greg Thacker Obituary

Gregory T. Thacker, age 52, of Rockwood passed away Saturday, February 24, 2024 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. He was born October 22, 1971 in Oak Ridge and was a lifelong resident of Roane County.  He was employed by Gary Baker Electrical as an electrician.  He had worked for Gary from 1999 until his passing.  Greg was an avid reader and enjoyed being out on the farm.  He also loved spoiling his nieces and spending time with his cats.  Preceded in death by his grandparents, Herman & Georgia Thacker, Tommie & Matsy Hunter, Maynard & Sue Stout; and great aunt, Pearl Nealon.





Parents                       Jerry & Penny Thacker of Midtown

Biological Mother     Anita Strickland of Ringgold, GA


Wife                             Erin Thacker of Rockwood


Sons                            Thomas Sluder & fiancée, Bre Hemm of Rockwood

                                    Charles Thacker of Rockwood


Sisters                        Kendra Thacker of Ringgold, GA

                                    Elizabeth Thacker of Midtown


Nieces                         Heather Vineyard, Marquile Thacker, Jade Daron, Alayna Thacker


Nephews                     Adam Sluder, Austin Brown, Logan Brown, Lofton Brown


Sister-in-law                Michelle Brown & husband, Frankie of Coward, SC


Long Time Employer  Gary Baker of Harriman


Many special great nieces, great nephews, cousins and friends.


The family will receive friends from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, Thursday, February 29, 2024 at Edgewood Baptist Church in Kingston with funeral service following at 12:00 pm, with Rev. Johnny Ward officiating.  Private graveside service will be held by the family. Online register book can be signed at www.FrakerFuneralHome.net . Fraker Funeral Home in charge of arrangements, 


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February 29, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Edgewood Independent Baptist Church
750 Gallaher Rd
Kingston, TN 37763

Funeral Service
February 29, 2024

12:00 PM
Edgewood Independent Baptist Church
750 Gallaher Rd
Kingston, TN 37763


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