Raymond W. Tackett


Dateline: Clarksville, Indiana
February 9, 2019

Raymond W. Tackett, 66 years of age died Saturday February 9, 2019 at home with his family at his side. He was born January 11th, 1953 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Homer and Edith (Lee) Tackett. Ray was a L.P.N. at the V.A. Medical Center in Louisville, Kentucky for over some twenty years. He was an avid NASCAR fan, loved spending time with his grand-kids and trips to the Smokey Mountain's and Gatlinburg. Ray was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church and will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his family and many friends.

Survivors include: Wife of 43 years Linda S. Tackett; Son Jason C. Tackett (Jamie), two grandchildren; Laura"Lizzy" and Liam"Scooter"; Sister Marylin Logsdon (Paul), brother-in-law Richard Danner (Dorothy) and two nephews.

Visitation will be from: 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday February 12th, at Kraft Funeral Service 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana; and at Shepherd of the Hills Church after 12:00 noon Wednesday February 13th. His Funeral Service will be 2:00 pm Wednesday at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church with burial to follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Greenville, Indiana. The family wants to express their special thanks to Kindred Hosparus for all the special care they provided. Online condolences to: www.kraftfs.com
Published on February 10, 2019
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Mary Alice Wright
Feb 12, 2019
Linda, I am so sorry to hear of Raymond's passing. You and the family are in my prayers.
Robin Logsdon Dreher
Feb 11, 2019
Marylin, I am so sorry to hear about your brother's passing. All of my love to you and your family ❤️❤️❤️
Rick and Linda Crabtree
Feb 10, 2019
Very sorry to learn of Raymond's passing. He was my friend and neighbor when we were kids on Broomhill Rd in the 60s. We lost contact for nearly 50 years ago until our school reunion a couple of years ago. Thankful that our friendship was renewed. Our condolences to the Tackett family.
Maryann (Beyl) Carney
Feb 10, 2019
Marilyn and Family,
So sorry to hear of Raymond’s passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Brenda Wilcher Gregory
Feb 10, 2019
So very sorry for your loss..I remember Raymond from Carr Township School and Borden High School..you never forget your old friends from school no matter how many years pass..such good memories of him..very kind soul..God bless the family...