HACKETT, Drew T., 24, of Bethany, WV, passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014, in the dark glow of the moon in the beauty of nature.
Drew was born on February 8, 1990 in Jacksonville, NC., the son of Danelle Hackett and the late Major Jeffrey Hackett.
Drew traveled all over with his family due to his father being high ranking in the Marine Corps. He loved to travel and see the world. Drew looked up to his father so much and developed into a great young man that so many loved. When he was little, Drew dug a foxhole in the yard which was regulation size with the Marine Corps tool of his dad's with enlisting and recruiting the work of his brother.
He graduated in 2008 from Burns High School, Burns, WY. Drew's belief system was Wiccan. He drew deep within his belief to find the peace of the world and to enjoy the beauty of one another.
Drew also always was giver and protector to his friends, but most of all, his precious dear daughter, Sabrina. He worked at Perkins Restaurant as a cook, which he loved and so did the customers. All will remember Drew for his caring and devoted attitude toward all he met.
Drew also wanted everyone to be happy and enjoy life. If he saw you down or sad, Drew would be there with a joke and laugh to make you smile.
In addition to his father, Drew was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Leo and Louis Hackett; paternal great-grandparents; material grandfather, Arthur Chambers; and material great-grandfather, Robert Pyle.
In addition to his mother, Drew is survived by his dear daughter, Sabrina Renae Hackett; three brothers, Nick (Brandy) Hackett, Arthur Hackett, Blake (Jessica) Hackett; a nephew, Lukas Hackett, a niece, Zoey Hackett; a maternal grandmother, Patricia Cervenak; a maternal great-grandmother, Betty LeMasters; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Bethany Community Park, Bethany, WV. Come dressed in bright colored clothes with your best memory of Drew.
Cremation and Gathering under the direction and care of the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV.
In lieu of flowers, family suggest memorial contributions be made to a trust that is set up to care for his daughter to donate please visit any WesBanco Branch in the Ohio Valley or mail to WesBanco, c/o Sabrina's Trust Fund, 955 Main Street, Follansbee, WV 26037.
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