Mattie Tacker

Friday, January 31, 2003

Mattie Tacker, 83, of Black Oak died Friday, January 24, 2003 in West Memphis.

A member of the Marked Tree Church of God and a homemaker, Tacker is survived by three sons, Charles Tacker, Ronald Tacker and Everett Tacker of Black Oak, one sister, Eva Burroughs of Tallahassee, Fla., three brothers, Chester Perkins of Tyronza, Glen Perkins of Monticello and Leo Perkins of Memphis. Tacker is also survived by four grandchildren, Keith Tacker, Kelley Tacker, Mandy Tacker and Kayla Tacker; and one great-grandchild, Tanna Tacker. Tacker was preceded in death by her husband, Nelson Tacker, her parents, Charlie Perkins and Minnie Lillard Perkins, one sister, Ruth Bailey and four brothers, Oliver Perkins, Edward Perkins, Raymond Lester and Eugene Perkins.

Funeral services were held Monday, January 27, 2003 in the chapel of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home in West Memphis, with Bro. Gene Willingham and Bro. Tony Busby officiating. Burial followed at Tyronza Cemetery.

Roller-Citizens Funeral Home in West Memphis had charge of the arrangements.