Mrs. Geraldine "Gerrie" Melton Tackett, born November 16, 1931, in Hyden, KY., the daughter of the late, Carl & Marie Melton. She passed away October 27, 2021. She leaves the following relatives surviving; husband, Torreon "Shorty" Tackett, St. Cloud, FL., son; Jeff Asher, Crossville, TN., daughter; Kim Asher Beekman (Willard), St. Cloud, FL., daughter-in-law, Karma Tackett, St. Cloud, FL., brother, Richard "Dickie" Melton & Thelma, Hyden, KY. Preceded in death by, parents, Carl & Marie Melton, Hyden, KY., daughter, Eugenia "Genia" Asher, St. Cloud, FL., son, Alna Carl "AC" Tackett, St. Cloud, FL., brother, Robert "Bobby" Melton, Hyden, KY., sister, Glenna & brother in law, Don Mosley, Vandalia, OH.
Organizations; member First Baptist Church, St. Cloud, FL. (49 plus yrs) Sunday School Teacher of Joy Sunday School class 29 plus years, Chapter "L" P.E.O. Sisterhood St. Cloud. Original member of start up of St. Cloud Community Food Pantry. Taught Elementary grades 33 plus years, in Ky., OH., MS. & FL.
Grandchildren; Todd C. Asher (Carris), Fl., Ryan G. Asher (Keesha), GA., David G. Asher (Jenessa) FL., Lee A. Beeman (Jada), Orlando, Cami R. Jones (Will), TX., Mathew Barker, FL., Wren A. Tackett, TN., Claire J. Tackett, Navy.
Great Grandchildren; Madison, Noah, TJ, Lily Asher, Kennedy and Kenzie Kohrs, Reagan Peyton, Carson Asher, Dean Carter, Rya Rose Asher, Eilish A
Beekman, Thomas W. Jones
Great Great Grandchildren; Aiden Asher, and lot of nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Life and Light Refreshments Heart Cry Chapel, 5225 Irlo Bronson Hwy. St. Cloud, FL. 34771, Friday, Nov. 12, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. in lieu of flowers please make a donation to "Cornerstone Hospice" 2445 Lane Park Rd., Tavarres, FL. 32778-9648
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