Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Phyllis Tackett

Phyllis Ann Tackett, 77, died May 18 at her home at Hemphill.

Born in Hemphill, she was a daughter of the late Charlie Ross and Agnes Taylor Collins and a sister of the late Billie Jean Garrett, Tommy Collins and Conley Collins.

Mrs. Tackett was an active member of the Hemphill Baptist Church and was a University of Kentucky basketball fan.

Surviving are her husband, Luther V. Tackett; a daughter, Denise Tackett and husband T.C. of Payne Gap; a son, Johnnie Ross Tackett and wife Marie of Seco; two brothers, Glenn Collins and Douglas Collins, both of Dayton, Oh.; five grandchildren, James Allen Hall, Chelsea Jasmine Hall, Dustin Ross Tackett, Hunter Shade Tackett and Dalton Reese Tackett; and a great-grandson, Gunner James Hall.

Funeral services for Mrs. Tackett were held May 22 at the Hemphill Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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