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Lillian Tackett Risner


Lillian Tackett Risner age 70 of Flat Fork Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020 at her home.  She was born February 06, 1950 at Litteral Fork in Magoffin County to the late Floyd and Opal Lemaster Tackett.  Survivors include her husband, Paul R. Risner, Sr., two sons, Paul B. Risner, Jr., Jammie Joe Risner, both of Salyersville, Kentucky, one daughter, Tina Lavon Slusher, of Salyersville, Kentucky, five sisters, Judy Howard Godfrey of South Carolina, Mary Rowe of Salyersville, Kentucky, Virginia Murrell of Salyersville, Kentucky, Lillie Sturgill of Hindman, Kentucky, Euna Yates of South Carolina, four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Lillian is preceded in death by two sisters, Carolyn Sue Salyers and Sylvia Gamble.

Funeral services were conducted at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 08, 2020 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Dennis Marshall officiating.  Burial followed in the Boone Howard Cemetery at Puncheon, Kentucky.  

*Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, masks and social distancing is required.

Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. 


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