POTEAU–Algra B. Tackett, 89, of Poteau, passed away Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 in Poteau. She was born June 2, 1922 in Berlin, Ok. to Doc and Margaret (Clanton) Barfield, was a homemaker, a restaurant owner, a member at Latham Assembly of God Church, a charter member of the Green Country Jamboree and a member of the Red Hat Society.
Services are Friday at 2 p.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau, OK with Rev. James Hill officiating. Interment will follow in Old Bokoshe Cemetery under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Doc & Margaret (Clanton) Barfield, husband, Arlie H. Tackett, and sons, Richard and Stuart Tackett.
Survivors include her daughter, Janet Jordan of Midland, Ark., son, Darrell Tackett of Palm Springs, Cal., nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and numerous great great grandchildren.
The family will be at the funeral home Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.
You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.