Bill Tucker, son of the late Modie Bailey and Edith Elliott Tucker, was born March 19, 1925, in Hollywood, Mo., and passed away Monday, Aug. 16, 2010, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 85.
On March 25, 1972, in Monette, Ark., he married Sandra Kinchen.
Survivors include his wife, Sandra Tucker, of Hollywood, Mo.; one sister, Edna Dowless, of Monette; a nephew, Dr. Kenneth Dowless, of Little Rock, Ark.; two nieces, Mary Susan Monson, of Houston, Texas, and Linda Gail Greaney and husband, Joseph, of Piggott, Ark., and other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Marion Tucker.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 19, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Larry Brinkley officiating.
Burial will follow in the Lulu Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Daniel Jackson, Dustin Jackson, Charles Crawford, Don Wallace, Jimmie Wilkins and Bradley Jackson.