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 Shirley <I>Johnson</I> Tackett

Shirley Johnson Tackett

Pike County, Kentucky, USA
Death 17 Jan 2017 (aged 75)
Gladwin, Gladwin County, Michigan, USA
Burial Canton, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 175480606 · View Source
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Tackett, Shirley Gladwin, MI (formerly Canton, MI) Age 75, passed away peacefully Tuesday, January 17, 2017. She was born July 4, 1941, in Pike County, KY, the daughter of Can and Rose (Osborne) Johnson. On July 31, 1956, she married Henry B. Tackett and he preceded her in death September 10, 2015. Shirley worked for Ford Motor Company, Rawsonville plant for 25 years, medically retiring in 1992. She also owned and operated Tackett Ceramics in Ypsilanti and loved crafting. Shirley was a member of Ypsilanti Old Regular Baptist Church. Survivors include: one daughter Deidra (John) Hensley of Gladwin, MI; six grandchildren, John Henry Hensley, Tiffany (Brad) Shankin, Conley Johnson III, Ashley Nichole Johnson, Jennifer Nicole Tackett and Loni Michelle Tackett; nine great grandchildren, Ezra Austin Tackett, Sahrina Rain Tackett, Davian Elonte Tackett, Trevor Lyndon Johnson, Cambria Rose Tackett, Anya Fawn, Karley Lynn and Aubrey Nicole Shankin and Autumn Rose Johnson; sister-in-law Mary Ann Johnson and several nieces and nephews, including Conley (Wendy) Johnson II and Freda (Keith) Hamilton. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, son Bobby G. Tackett, grandson Bobby G. Tackett II, four brothers, James, Burton, Conley and Bobby Johnson and one sister Esta Chebatt. The funeral service will be 11 am Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Ypsilanti Old Regular Baptist Church, 5668 Denton Road, Canton with Brother Danny Adams officiating. Burial will follow in Knollwood Memorial Park. Contributions in her memory may be made to the church. Envelopes are available at Stark Funeral Service where the family will receive friends 5-8 pm Thursday, 2-4 & 6-8 pm Friday and at the church from 10 am until time of service Saturday. Please sign her guest book at

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  • Created by: Old Bones
  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175480606
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shirley Johnson Tackett (4 Jul 1941–17 Jan 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175480606, citing Knollwood Memorial Park Cemetery, Canton, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Old Bones (contributor 47251769) .