Wanda Jean Tackett, 87, of Knoxville, TN, formely of Pike County, passed away December 28, 2018 in Knoxville. She was born to the late Doc and Alice Pickel Blevins in Weeksbury, KY on November 24, 1931.
She was preceded in death by her loving Husband: Cecil Tackett; 2 Sisters: Nola Sword and Mildred Hager; 4 Brothers: Hobert, Oriville, Charles and Bobby Blevins.
Wanda is survived by 2 Sons: Danny (Loretta) Tackett of Knoxville, TN and Roger (Glenda) Tackett of Pikeville, KY; Granddaughter: Leah (Brett) Hartman of Nokesville, VA; 2 Great Grandchildren; Allie Morton of Knoxville, TN and Chase Hartman of Nokesville, VA; Great-Great Grandson: Tristan Bundy of Knoxville, TN and a Special Friend: Dot Weaver.
Wanda was a faithful member of the Freedom Baptist Church and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
The family will accept friends Sunday, December 30, 2018 after 6PM at the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home and Monday, December 31, 2018 with services both nights starting at 7PM. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, January 1, 2019 in the Thacker Memorial Chapel at 12:00PM with Tommy England officiating. Burial will follow at Johnson Memorial, Pikeville, KY.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home of Pikeville, KY.