Whitesburg KY

Services held for Rosa Tackett

Rosa Meade Tackett, 87, died November 6 at her home at Deane.

Born at Jackhorn, she was a daughter of the late Marion and Ellen Meade. She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Glenda Jeanette Johnson and Linda Gail Fields, and two sisters, Hazel Quillen and Myrtle Bentley.

She was a member of the Church of Christ for more than 65 years.

Surviving are her husband, Burnette Tackett; a son, Gary Tackett and wife Della; a daughter, Sandra Little; a son-in-law, Alfred Fields; 13 grandchildren, Sletta Cerva, Wayne Tackett and wife Cathy, Michelle Fields, Angela Church and husband Scotty, Garry Neal Tackett and wife Debbie, Alfred Fields and wife Jammie, Amanda Johnson and husband Brian, James Johnson and wife Elizabeth, Kevin Little and wife Missy, Rebecca Kouns, Matthew Fields and wife Randi, Jon- Michael Fields and wife Taylor and Joseph Ingram; 23 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and three brothers, Paul Meade, Silas Meade, Winston Meade and wife Kathy.

Funeral services were held November 8 at Carty Funeral Home at Neon. Graveside services were November 9 at the Tackett family cemetery at Deane.

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