Violet Tackett

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Pettit Street Shiloh OH 44878 2/24/2012 13:00:00

Pettit Street Shiloh OH 44878 2/25/2012 11:00:00

Violet Tackett, age 80, resident of Shiloh, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at Hillside Acres Nursing Home. She was born on December 29, 1931 in Garrett, Kentucky to the late Elbert and Hester (Bolen) Hicks. She is a retired employee of the MTD in Willard and was a member of the Ripley Chapel on Old State Road. She was a devoted christian mother that lived for and loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed gardening and cooking.
She is survived by eight children, Bonnie (Donald) Tackett of Delphi, OH; Esta (Gary) Polachek of Greenwich; Linda (Newton) Rowe of Salyersville, KY; Peggy (Chris) Polachek of Willard; Harry L. (Laura) Tackett Jr. of Shiloh; Donald R. Tackett of Shiloh; Viola (Jim) Hutchison of Willard; and Lloyd D. Tackett of Columbus; eighteen grandchildren; twenty five great grandchildren; three siblings, Herbert Hicks of Willard; Lloyd Hicks of Willard; and Doris Miller of New London and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Harry L. Tackett; two granddaughters, Stacey Lynette Bolen and Schenna Marie Polachek; a great granddaughter, Trinity Nicole Polachek; eight brothers and sisters, Enis, Omie, Luther, Ellis Ray, Alice Mae, Norman, Thurman and Edna.
Friends may call at the Messiah’s House of Prayer Church in Shiloh on Friday, February 24, 2012 from 1:00 to 8:00 PM where the funeral will be held on Saturday at 11:00 AM with Pastors Ralph Farmer, Ricky Branham and Bill Howell officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh, Ohio. Memorial contributions can be made to made to the family. Online condolences can be made at


Kathy Brown - Mar 3, 2012

Donna&Viola,so sorry to hear about your mom..prayers are with you and all your family..god bless all of you..

Wendy - Feb 27, 2012

Mom [Bonnie], I’m am so sorry for the loss of Granddma! Jesus picked a beautiful Violet flower for his garden. I know she is in heaven with Grandpa.Just know I am thinking of you,I love you!

Donna and Bob Adams - Feb 25, 2012

Bonnie and family, so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a beautiful and kind lady and we know she will be missed by all who knew her. Please accept our condolences.

Wireman/Tackett Family - Feb 24, 2012

Bonnie, Esta, Linda, Peggy, Harry, Donald, Viola and Lloyd,
We’re thinking of you all in this difficult time and our prayer is that God will comfort your hearts and give you peace. We have many fond memories of Violet. She loved her family and was a wonderful cook and a hard worker. She always had a smile. We feel very blessed to have known her.
Goldie Wireman, David and Sheila Tackett & family, Tim and Vicki Wireman & family, Terry Wireman & family.

Mary Ann Snow - Feb 24, 2012

My prayers are with you all. She was a wonderful person, I worked with her for afew years and she was a wonderful person to know.

Willis and Gladys Hicks - Feb 24, 2012

To the Tackett family , please accept our sincerest condolences.. Peggy and family, I wish I could hold and comfort you at the loss of your loving Mother , as you comforted me at the loss of my son Ken. You and yours will be in my thoughts and prayers.She will be sadly missed by all who loved her,but our Lord will care for her now.

Tom & Bertha Wireman - Feb 24, 2012

Very sorry for your loss,prayers for your family,, Tom and Bertha Wireman.

Scott Barnett - Feb 24, 2012

Very sorry to hear about your loss. I remember Violet from church years ago when I was just a young boy. Always a good christian woman. Im sure she is rejoicing in heaven with her husband Harry. Dont remember many of the kids except Bonnie, Viola, and Loyd. I pray the good lord gives you all comfort and peace. Scottie Barnett.

Charlotte Fink - Feb 24, 2012

We are so sorry for the passing of your dear Mother.As a young girl my Mother knew her well.Said how pretty she was. Thinking of you all. God Bless
Charlotte Fink & Family & Nan Bolen

Rob and Sue Parrigan - Feb 24, 2012

Viola and family,
So sorry to read about your moms passing.
I’m sure your dad was one of the first over to welcome her into Heaven.
Hang in there as best you can.
Rob, Sue and Jordyn P.

Beth & Delbert Hass - Feb 24, 2012

Our prayers to all the family. So thankful for all her
memories to hold onto forever. Sorry for your loss.

Debbie Osborne Robinson - Feb 23, 2012

prayers for comfort for all the family Sorry for your loss.

Mike Niedermeier - Feb 23, 2012

Viola & Family, Very sorry for your loss. With sympathy at this difficult time, Mike & Family