|Freel Tackett, age 87, of Grethel, Ky., husband
of the late Rutha Frasure Tackett, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2006
in the Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, Ky. He was
born December 20, 1918 in Grethel, Ky., the son of the late Emmit
Tackett and Nan Hall Tackett, Mr. Tackett was a member of the
Pilgrim Home Regular Baptist Church were he served as deacon, he
also was deacon for Mother's Home Regular Baptist Church, Zion
Regular Baptist Church and New Salem Regular Baptisr Church, he
was also a self employed truck driver.
Survivors include his son Donald Ray Tackett, of Grethel, Ky.,
one daughter, Dora Lou Roberts, her husband J.D. of Grethel, Ky.
one sister, Frona Hall, Honaker, Ky. 7 grandchildren, Sheldon,
Michael Jody, Stevie, Jimmy, Donna and Christa, 8 great
grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren.
Beside his wife and parents he was preceded in death by one
daughter, Elma McKinney.
Funeral services for Freel Tackett will be conducted Wednesday,
May 10, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at the Pilgrim Home Regular Baptist
Church, Grethel, Ky., with the Regular Baptist Ministers
officiating. Burial will follow in the Tackett and Hamilton
Cemetery, Grethel, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall
Funeral Home. Visitation is after 5:00 p.m., Monday here at the
Hall Home Funeral.