Funeral services for Edna Tackett, 61, were held March 9 in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Polly Cemetery at Bill Moore Branch.
Born in Jenkins to Anna Williams Polly of Bill Moore Branch and the late Lester J. Polly, she died March 6 at Letcher Manor Nursing Home in Whitesburg.
Mrs. Tackett was the widow of Charles Tackett. She attended Seco Freewill Baptist Church, and enjoyed decorating with roosters and apples.
Surviving in addition to her mother are a son, Donnie
Polly and wife Bobbi of Bill Moore Branch; four brothers, Donnie Harold Polly of Arkansas, Gary Polly of Vero Beach, Fla., Charlie Polly of Jenkins, and Add Polly of Bill Moore Branch; four sisters, Beulah Thomas of Seco, Velma Polly of Cromona, Dolly Fleming of Payne Gap, and Georgia Harrod of Eminence; and three grandchildren, Jacob Polly, Sarah Polly and Carly Polly.
Mrs. Tackett was preceded in death by three brothers, Kenneth Darrell Polly, Billy Wayne Polly and Earnest Polly.