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Lynn Tackett dies in Tennessee

Funeral services for Lynn Tackett, 64, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Virgie. Burial will be in the Osborne Cemetery at Indian Creek.

A son of the late Leonard and Mancie Mae Little Tackett, he was a brother of the late Lynda Ratliff e. He died March 21 at his home in Buchanan, Tenn.

Tackett was a member of the Buchanan Baptist Church and the West Tennessee Senior Golf Association, a former principal of Millard Vocational School, a volunteer marshal at Paris Landing State Park golf course, and a principal for 27 years at Murray Calloway County Vocational School.

Surviving are his wife, DiAnn Neal Tackett ; a daughter, Candice Keene and husband David of Pikeville; two sons, Doug Roberts and wife Sookie of Paris, Tenn., and Dennis Roberts and wife Rhonda of Louisville; a sister, Charlotte Booher of Kettering, Ohio; a brother, Hobert Dale Tackett and wife Joyce of Chapin, S.C.; a sister-in-law, Nancy Smith and husband Gary of Puryear, Tenn.; two brothers in-law, Charlie Neal and wife Jan and Robert Neal, both of Paris, Tenn.; and 10 grandchildren.

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