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Rebecca Compton Tackett
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1925
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 2008
Winona Lake
Kosciusko County
Indiana, USA

Rebecca was the daughter of Layne Compton and Sallie Blackburn. She married Elmer Ousley and Hubert Tackett.

Obituary from "Herald-Press:"

Rebecca Ousley-Tackett, 83, Winona Lake, passed away at 4:45 a.m. on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at her residence.
She was born on August 1, 1925 in Floyd County, Kentucky to Layne and Sally (Blackburn) Compton. On May 12, 2001, she married Hubert Tackett, and he survives.
Rebecca was a resident of Kosciusko County since 1946.
She worked at Whitley products, Pierceton, for 38 years as a DeBurer.
Rebecca was a member of Northern Little Dove Regular Baptist Church, Pierceton.
Aside from her husband, she is survived by one son, Junior [Elmer] Ousley and wife Linda, Pierceton; one sister, Maudie Peters, Munich, Michigan; two brothers, Bill Compton, Spurlock, Kentucky, and Layne Compton and wife Bessie, Spurlock; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Rebecca was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter [Wanda]; three brothers; and two sisters.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Friday, as well as a 10 a.m. on Saturday at Northern Little Dove Regular Baptist Church, Pierceton, with Regular Baptist Ministers Mose Griffey and Russell Hicks officiating.
Burial will be a Hillcrest Cemetery, Pierceton.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Pierceton.
A continuous visitation will run at the church from 10 a.m. on Friday to 10 a.m. on Saturday.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Layne Compton (1886 - 1971)
  Sallie Blackburn Compton (1890 - 1990)
 
 Siblings:
  Henry E. Compton (1910 - 2005)*
  Ray Damron Compton (1914 - 1972)*
  Albert Compton (1917 - 1978)*
  William Compton (1919 - 2011)*
  Maudie Compton Peters (1923 - 2012)*
  Rebecca Compton Tackett (1925 - 2008)
  Sadie Compton Hall (1928 - 1997)*
  Mary M. Compton Prater (1930 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Pierceton
Kosciusko County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Mar 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34747353
Rebecca <i>Compton</i> Tackett
Added by: Judy Llamas
 
Rebecca <i>Compton</i> Tackett
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Added by: Margie Pearce
 
 
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Aunt Becky I miss you so much
- r compton
 Added: Jul. 25, 2016
 
 
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