Funeral services for Mr. L D Tucker, age 86, of Fayetteville will be conducted Wednesday at 2PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Paul Clayton officiating. Burial will follow in Lincoln Cemetery beside his first wife Lela Mae Mooneyham Tucker who died in 1967. Mr. Tucker passed away Monday afternoon in Donalson Care Center.
He was a native of Lincoln County and the son of the late Charlie B. and Pearl Shelton Tucker. Mr. Tucker was retired from Heil Quaker and was a member of the Park City Church of Christ.
Survivors inlcude a daughter Kathy Graham and husband Gene of Fayetteville, two step-daughters Margaret Blasingim of Fayetteville, Hester Bumgardner and husband Delmer of Linden, TN, step-brother Bob Walls and wife Teresa of Lewisburg, sister Virginia Parks and a brother J W Tucker both of Pulaski, 10 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren, Mr. Tucker was preceded in death by his second wife Nell Tucker who died in 2009.
Visitation with the family will receive friends Tuesday from 5-8PM at Higgins Funeral Home.