Rev. Don Bunch officiated at the services. Burial followed at Mitchell Cemetery, in Trigg County.
Mr. Pickett died on Friday, May 8, 2009 at 6:41 a.m. at Hwy. 68/80 near Hopkinsville, from an apparent heart attack.
Mr. Pickett was born on Saturday, November 2, 1946, in Wilkes Barre, PA. He was the son of Elmer Alexander Pickett, of South Lion, MI and the late Elizabeth Evelock Pickett.
Mr. Pickett was employed with Ebonite International in the shipping and receiving department. He was also a US Navy Vietnam Veteran.
Survivors include his wife Connie Redick Pickett, of Cadiz, one son Travis Pickett, of Cadiz, daughters and sons in law, Wendy and Matt Hammond, of Cadiz, Kimberly and Dean Cagle, of Anchorage, AK, four grandchildren, Devin Hammond, Michael Hammond, Ryan Cagle and Kayla Cagle, two brothers James Pickett, of Howell, MI, Jesse Pickett, of Reno, NV, and one sister, Lisa Newburg, of Reno, NV.
Serving as pallbearers were James Randall Redick, Kenneth Alexander, John Redick, James Harvey Redick, Jeffrey Redick and Malcolm Ray Thomas.
Memorials may be made to Mitchell Cemetery Fund, C/o Laura Thomas, 375 Reddick Pond Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.