Services are set for Thursday at 3 p.m. in Okolona for the South Pontotoc Juvenile that was killed in the boating accident last Friday at Smith Lake. Visitation is tonight. Here is the full obituary:
A celebration of life service will be at 3 PM, Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Faith Outreach Church, Okolona, MS with Bro. Jimmy Bryan and Bro. Will Turner officiating. Private burial will follow in Pontocola Cemetery. Visitation will be today (Wednesday) from 4 PM to 8 PM and Thursday from 1 PM to service time, all at the church on Hwy 41 North in Okolona.
Survivors include her parents, Tim and Ashlee Tackett of Troy Community; two brothers, Cooper Tackett and Micah Tackett, both of the home; grandparents, Larry and Margaret Tackett of Troy Community and Mike and Ginger Price of Shannon, and numerous friends.
Pallbearers will be Rodney Long, Andy Long, Ryan Long, Cody Long, Dillon Tackett, and Stephen Newell. Honorary pallbearers will be her extended family, camping group, and teammates from South Pontotoc Softball team.
Memorials in memory of Maggie Tackett may be sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Sanctuary Hospice House, P.O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38803. Condolences to the family may be posted at hollandfuneraldirectors.com.