Clara E. (Johnson) Tackett
Clara E. Tackett, age 75, of 14 6th Street, Shelby, died at 1:25 p.m. Saturday at Shelby Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. She was born December 18, 1911 in Moorehead, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Jefferson Davis and Jane (McDaniels) Johnson.
She is survived by 3 sons: Joey Tackett, Carl Foster, and Bill Foster all of Shelby; 1 daughter, Mrs. Bill (Naatti ) Herr of Shelby; 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; 3 sisters: Mrs. Harley (Cora) Lewis of Tiro, Lula Patrick of Portsmouth, Ohio, and Estelle Hayes of Shelby.
She was preceeded in death by her husband, Walter L. Tackett, in 1983.
Mrs. Tackett was a homemaker and a member of the 1st Church of God in Shelby.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1:00 P.M. at the Turner Funeral Home with the Rev. Floyd Whitesel, her pastor officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Friends may call today from 2-4 and form 7-9 P.M. at the Funeral Home.
Memorial expressions may be made to the First Church of God or to the American Cancer Society and left at the funeral home.