(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
Funeral services for Audrey Ola Tackett, age 83, of Carrollton, were held April 3, 2003 at Williams & Lord Chapel in Greenwood with Rev. J.C. Hubbard officiating. Burial was held at Centerville Cemetery in Carroll County with Williams & Lord Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Tackett died April 1, 2003 at her residence in Carroll County. Born in Choctaw County Mrs. Tackett lived in the Greenwood area most of her life. She was a member of Calvery Baptist Church in Greenwood.
Survivors include her daughters, Minnie Goss of Teoc, Frances Barrentine and Bonnie Galey, both of Greenwood; sons, George Tackett of Greenville and William Tackett, Charles Tackett, Lewis Tackett, Dale Tackett and Wayne Tackett, all of Greenwood; sister, Cleo Hardin of Hattiesburg; twenty-one grandchildren and twenty-seven great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Tackett was preceded in death by her husband, George Sylvester Tackett.
Pallbearers were her grandchildren.
The Winona Times
April 10, 2003