Funeral services for B. Tackett, 81, of Sugar Camp, Long Fork of Virgie, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Old Regular Baptist Church of Long Fork. Burial will be in the Amil Little Memorial Cemetery.
A son of the late Caleb and Annie Caudill Tackett, he was an overhead crane operator. He died May 3 at Pikeville Medical Center.
He was married to the late Maycene Tackett, and was a brother of the late Elza Layne Tackett, Loil Jess Tackett, Jonah Tackett, Claudie Tackett, C.C. Tackett, Mezinia Tackett, Lora Tackett, and Arzora Tackett.
Surviving are two daughters, Annie Marie Johnson, Ecorse, Mich., and Lorine Mae Partin, Long Fork of Virgie; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.