Manuel Tackett, age 64 of Oil Springs, passed away Sunday, August 25, 2013 at Paul B. Hall in Paintsville. Born March 29, 1949 in Johnson County, he was the son of the late Harvey and Emma Jean Vanhoose Tackett. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Frank Tackett. He is survived by his wife, Linda Trusty Tackett; and one step son, James Lemaster of Riceville.

There will be no public visitation or funeral at this time. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by the Phelps & Son Funeral Home, Paintsville.