Survivors include one son: Brian (Jennifer) Tackett, of Harold; one daughter: Pamela (Russell) Lewis, of Betsy Layne; brothers: Georgie Tackett of Teaberry, Orville Tackett and Terry Tackett, both of Beaver; sisters: Sarah Faye Hamilton, Wanda Hamilton, and Beatrice Hall, of Teaberry, Dixie McKinney, of Harold, and Eileen Tussey, of Beaver; grandchildren: Kelly Akers, Richie Tackett, Tyler Tackett: great grandchildren; Alexis Akers, Keira Akers, Weston Tackett
He was preceded in death by one son Richie Tackett; brothers; Arnold Tackett and Donald Tackett: sisters; Edith Jones, Maudie Tackett and Wilma Tackett.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 28, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin. Burial followed at the Tackett Cemetery, in Harold.
Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.