2010-07-29 / Obituaries

Lillian Elizabeth Ann Hackworth

September 12, 1949 - July 20, 2010

Lillie passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at University Medical Center Brackenridge in Austin.

Lillian “Lillie” Elizabeth Ann Teinert Hackworth was born on September 12, 1949 in Giddings, Texas to Arnold & Alfie (Markert) Teinert. She was baptized on October 9, 1949 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Warda, Texas by Rev. Paul Eifert and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings on April 7, 1963 by Rev. Max Studtmann. Her confirmation verse was 1 Corinthians 1:9. Lillie was united in marriage to David Hackworth on November 2, 1972 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings. She graduated from Giddings High School in 1967 and was retired from the Texas Department of Transportation where she had been employed as an Administrative Manager. She and David enjoyed square dancing and chili cook-offs.

Lillie was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, David Hackworth of Giddings; two daughters, Robertina Hackworth of Hutto and Janet Lynn Hackworth of Giddings; two grandchildren, Forrest Lee Rice of Hutto and Anna Beth Tower of Giddings; brother, Arnold & Deborah Teinert Jr. of Giddings; two nieces, Elizabeth Teinert of Houston and Brooke Teinert of Giddings as well as other family members and friends.

Funeral services for Lillian “Lillie” Hackworth, 60 of Giddings, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2010 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Jeremy Walloch officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. Visitation was held Friday from 8:00 a.m until 9:00 p.m. with the family being present from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the Martin Luther Lutheran Church General Fund or the charity of one’s choice.

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