Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Janice Tackett



Janice Tackett, 43, died July 22 at her home at Ermine.

Born in Bethesda, Md., she was a daughter of Barbara Brigham Jackson and the late James Lee, and a sister of the late Loretta Jackson and Sherry Tackett.

She was a registered nurse and worked at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

Surviving in addition to her mother are three daughters, Brandy Jackson, Ermine; Tiffani Morales, Grapevine; and Crystal Whitfield, Louisville; her former husband, Ricky Tackett ; three brothers, Robert Jackson, Hindman; John Jackson, Vineland, N.J.; and James Jackson Jr., Pennington Gap, Va.; three sisters, Donna Newell, Clay City; Barbara Sexton, Dorton; and Cathy Johnson, McRoberts; and eight grandchildren, Jaden Richardson, Noah Morales, Sarah Richardson, Bailey Morales, Alexis Morales, Lauren Richardson, Bryce Whitfield, and Noah Whitfield.

Funeral services were held July 25 at Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Green Acres Memorial Park at Ermine.

Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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