Funeral services for Aileen Tackett Meade, 86, of Jackhorn, were held November 7 at Carty Funeral Home in Neon. Burial was in Haven of Rest Cemetery.
She died November 4 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born in Beefhide, she was a daughter of the late Silas and Inas Tackett, and the mother of the late Larry Paul Meade.
She was a sister of the late Sarah Burke and eight brothers who also preceded her in death, and the motherin law of the late Bill Stambaugh.
A member of the Church of Christ, she enjoyed walking with her friend, Mabel Johnson.
Surviving are her husband of 65 years, Paul Meade of Jackhorn; three daughters, Wilma Stambaugh, McRoberts, Elinda Meade and Teresa Meade and Paul S. Griffin, all of Jackhorn; two grandchildren, Paul Warren Stambaugh and wife Lori, and Deborah Spangler and husband Mark; four great-grandchildren, Kayla Paige Stambaugh, Andrew William Spangler, Alexis Nichole Stambaugh and Rachel Mae Spangler; a sister, Ollie Sexton of Jackhorn; and a brother, Burnette Tackett and wife Rosa of Deane.