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B.W. “Tack” Tackitt, Jr., died November 26, 2018 at his home in Pickens.  Graveside services will be held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Lexington.
Tack was a member of Pickens Baptist Church where he served as music director and a deacon.  He was also an agricultural mechanic and an Air Force Veteran.
Survivors are his wife of 64 years, Linda Simmons Tackitt; son, Steve Tackitt (Natalie) of Ridgeland; daughters, Tammie Tackitt Watkins (John) of Pelahatchie and Kasey Tackitt  Jenkins (Donald) of Terry; sister, Shelbie Norris of Celina, OH;  son-in-law, Phil Grantham of Lexington; ten grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Preceding him in death were his daughter, Cindi Tackitt Grantham and son-in-law, Rich Hammett.

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