Matthew Edward Thacker, 29, died January 24 at Pikeville Medical Center.
A son of Eddie and Shelia Thacker, he was an athlete and enjoyed playing sports.
Surviving in addition to his parents are three children, Ryan Scott Church, Haylee Dawn Thacker and Landon Matthew Lee Thacker; two brothers, Jesse Thacker and Elizabeth Smith, and Louis Thacker; two sisters, Carla Polly and husband Nathaniel, and Crystal Mullins; and a nephew, Donovan Brown.
Funeral services for Mr. Thacker were held January 28 at the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in the Thacker & Fields Cemetery at Millard.
Carty Funeral Home of Jenkins had charge of arrangements.